Olivia Dahlquist

Position title: 4W Assistant Director

Email: odahlquist@wisc.edu

4W Initiative
School of Human Ecology 4285Q
1300 Linden Dr.
Madison, WI 53706

Olivia Dahlquist is the Assistant Director of the UW-Madison 4W Initiative, where she supports several arts oriented, research-to-action programs that address a range of topics related to gender equity and wellbeing. Olivia received her Master’s of Arts-Business in Art and Creative Enterprise Leadership from UW-Madison’s Bolz Center for Arts Administration in the Wisconsin School of Business. She also earned her BS from UW-Madison, where she majored in Community and Nonprofit Leadership with certificates in Global Health and Gender and Women’s Studies. Olivia has expertise in nonprofit management, arts administration, program and event planning, and marketing and communications. She is motivated by collaborative, purpose-driven work that leverages the arts for storytelling, community building, and social change.