Olivia O’Neil is Senior Operations Manager for the Leadership Division. She oversees operations and events for the Leadership Division, including the coordinating the Resnick Aspen Action Forum, one of the Aspen Institute’s greatest platforms for sparking real and measurable change in the world. Since its inception five years ago, the Action Forum has successfully provided a space for over 1,000 high-integrity, action oriented leaders to come together, pause, reflect, refresh, and recommit to doing their part to build a better world. In addition to the Forum, Olivia coordinates a number of custom seminars and global alumni seminars each year.
Prior to joining the Aspen Institute, Olivia served as an Associate Director in the Obama White House. During her time there, Olivia produced a number of foreign and diplomatic messaging events for President Obama in over 23 states and 6 countries. Her team managed more than 1,500 events which resulted in more than 3.7 million visitors to the White House over the course of the Obama Administration. She is a 5th generation Coloradoan from Boulder and graduated with distinction from the University of Virginia in 2014.