Ms. Olsen heads business development for both GEM Realty Properties and GEM Realty Securities, and leads new business and capital raising activities. In addition, Ms. Olsen has primary responsibility for investor relations, reporting and communication with GEM’s investors.

Ms. Olsen is a board member of First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:  FR). Ms. Olsen is on the Investment Advisory Committee of the Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation. Ms. Olsen serves as an Executive Committee member of the Zell Lurie Real Estate Center at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and is a member of Pension Real Estate Association (PREA). Ms. Olsen received a Bachelor of Science in Economics from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.