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Ryanne Olsen

Emerge MA
Executive Director
Ryanne Olsen has spent the past six years working for a variety of progressive candidates and causes. She comes to Emerge with a deep knowledge of the ins-and-outs of campaigns, having worked on races ranging from Ward Alderman in Somerville to Russ Feingold for United States Senate. Additionally, she has experience working with elected officials as an advocate and lobbyist for adult basic education.n nRyanne is a graduate from Northeastern University where she studied Political Science and Communication. While she was at Northeastern, she volunteered as a Democracy Coach for Generation Citizen, where she engaged students in action civics. Ryanne serves on the board of the Young Democrats of Massachusetts as the Young Democrats of America National Committeewoman. She lives in Boston.