Amy Olson, GBDS
Partner, Senior Account Executive
Amy Olson is a partner and senior account executive in the Madison office of M3 Insurance. Her primary role is to place and service employee benefit insurance products. In this capacity, she consults with and advises clients about the design, implementation and management of their benefit programs. Amy specializes in working with financial institutions and leads M3's employee benefits efforts within that industry.
Amy obtained a Bachelor of Arts degrees in history and Spanish from Illinois Wesleyan University. Her professional experience has utilized her skills in relationship management, business development, sales, marketing, training and public speaking. Prior to joining M3 in 2006, Amy served as vice president of sales and marketing for the Greater Madison Chamber of Commerce. Past roles also include director of business and market development for CUNA and Affiliates and corporate legal and compliance training manager for Oshkosh Truck Corporation.
Amy was among eight Madison nominees for the 2006 ATHENA award, which recognizes individuals who demonstrate excellence, creativity and initiative in their business or profession; contribute time and energy to improving the quality of life for others in the community; and actively assist women in realizing their full leadership potential.
Amy is a licensed life and health insurance agent and has achieved the designation of Group Benefits Disability Specialist (GBDS).
Amy dedicates her time mentoring young women as a volunteer leader for the Badgerland Council of the Girl Scouts of Wisconsin and recently concluded two terms of board service with the Children’s Theater of Madison (CTM). She is a past board member and active member of TEMPO Madison. Other prior board service includes: The Business Forum (TBF), Madison Ballet and the Executive Women’s Golf Association (EWGA). Amy is an avid supporter of the United Way of Dane County. Additionally, she helps raise funds and awareness for pancreatic cancer research by volunteering with the Madison affiliate of the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network and has served as media coordinator for the organization.