Over the past ten months The Olson Group has increased its staff from twelve hard-working individuals to eighteen outstanding employees!
Here they are in all of their glory (in order of when they came on-board):
1. Alex Olson – Marketing Director
Since Alex has come on board he has redesigned our stunning new website, reduced monthly marketing expenses by 47%, and brought in new tools and resources that are essential for the future of The Olson Group. Alex graduated from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln in May of 2012 and received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration. Mr. Olson is also licensed for Life and Health Insurance, as well as Property and Casualty. When he is not in the office you can find him driving to Colorado in the winter months to ski that gnarly powder.
2. Roxy Kolev – HR Director
Roxy is the glue that is The Olson Group. As a positive and warm person she is very easy to talk to and will help you solve any problem you may have. She is originally from Central Nebraska. She moved to Omaha in 1997 and has been actively involved with the Human Resource Association of the Midlands ever since. She also currently resides as the Director for the SHRM Nebraska State Conference. In her spare time she likes to travel, spend time with friends and family and work on home improvement projects.
3. Keri Larson – Executive Assistant
Keri is an energetic young soul that will make you feel right at home. She is originally from Cedar Bluffs, a small town outside of Fremont, Nebraska. She has three wonderful children in elementary school and an awesome partner in crime. They like to stay busy with their kid’s soccer, basketball and swim activities. They all reside in Elkhorn, Nebraska. Keri is the Managing Partner’s assistant at The Olson Group. She keeps his calendar up to date, answers incoming phone calls and anything else that keeps her busy.
4. Keleigh Mollak – Retirement Assistant
After leaving a career in the legal arena, Keleigh came on board as a Retirement Assistant to the Investment Financial Professionals on the team. She primarily performs administrative tasks to those with individual retirement objectives, but also assists with, and supports those in group plans. She joined The Olson Group due to her strong desire to implement new ideas that coincide with their already prevalent and innovative business approach. She encourages our entire professional and administrative staff to be responsive to client needs with efficiency, creativity, initiative, courtesy and enthusiasm.
5. Mike Mandolfo – Employee Benefits Consultant
Mike works as a business advisor to employers on their group health insurance and welfare plans. Mike was born and raised in Iowa (we don’t judge him), and moved to Omaha, Nebraska after receiving his Bachelor’s degree in Business Management from Peru State College in Peru, NE. Mike spends most of his free time with his fiancé attending sporting events, traveling, and planning an upcoming wedding.
6. Tim Moore – Senior Account Executive
Tim brings with him 14 years of insurance experience and has been a licensed insurance producer since 2001. Most recently, he served as an Account Executive with a national carrier overseeing a block of business of 38 mid-market (100-500 employee) clients, covering over 6,500 employees. He is responsible for consulting with employers of all sizes regarding their employee sponsored benefits. Originally from Loveland, CO, Tim attended Hastings College in Hastings, NE and received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration.
7. Sandy Petzoldt – Retirement Solutions Specialist
Sandy has 23 years experience in the financial services industry and is very passionate about helping people achieve their financial goals. She has her Series 7, Series 66, and most recently received her Life, Heath and Annuities license. She also has been involved with the American Cancer Society as a volunteer for over 15 years. She is happily married with four kids. Originally from Grand Island, NE, Sandy spends her time away from the office on her farm with her beautiful horses.