Chief Digital and Artificial Intelligence Office


Ms. Katie Olson

Ms. Katie Olson DCDAO for Digital Services

Current Role:
Acting Director, Defense Digital Services

Previous Roles:
Deputy Director and Chief of Staff, Defense Digital Services
Director, Operations and Services, City Tech Collaborative

  • Also served as Director, Program Design; Associate Director, Operations; and Co-Founder/Program Manager
Strategy Manager, Plan for Economic Growth & Jobs, World Business Chicago
Communications & Grants, Reinvestment Fund
Mayoral Fellow, City of Chicago
Volunteer, Peace Corps, Malawi, Africa
Additional Information:
  • Master of City Planning - Community and Economic Development, University of Pennsylvania
  • Certificate Public Finance, University of Pennsylvania
  • B.A. Political Science, Communications, Law, Economics and Government, American University
  • German, Political Science, Sociology, Freie Universit√§t Berlin