About Taylor Olson

Taylor Olson is a photographer with a diverse background based in Oregon, USA. In her career she has worked in Central America, the Caribbean, Europe, Asia and the United States.

Taylor earned a Bachelor’s Degree from Oregon State University in Political Science, focusing on international relations and environmental politics. She then went on to earn a Master’s Degree in Emergency Management, focusing on both mitigation to enhance resilience in vulnerable populations and logistical support in disaster response.

Taylor currently works in the field of disaster management and humanitarian relief; taking up photography as a way to help educate her community back home. Her most recent assignment was working with unaccompanied minors from Syria on the island of Lesvos, Greece.

While Taylor has experience in a wide variety of settings with her photography, her true passion is working with non-profit organizations and NGOs.