The Author

Dan Olson is executive director of Spreading Hope, a faith-based educational non-profit in Minneapolis. He previously served as director of advancement for The Gospel Coalition, where he oversaw fund development strategy and donor and foundation relationships. He received his BA from Wheaton College in Illinois and his MA in theological studies from Regent College in Vancouver. He lives in Minneapolis with his wife, Lucy, and their four kids.


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