Macarena Olsen is Editor-at-Large for Philanthropy Daily. Her background includes years of experience in the nonprofit sector and as a philanthropic consultant in the areas of communications, branding, and major-gift strategies. She has written and spoken on a wide range of topics at popular journals and academic institutions, including First Things, America Magazine, the University of Notre Dame’s Center for Ethics and Culture, and the Association for Core Texts and Courses at Shimer College of Liberal Arts.
She holds a B.A. in Liberal Arts from St. John’s College, where she studied the great philosophical, literary, mathematical, scientific, and musical texts seminal to Western thought.