The Board of Trustees is pleased to announce that Kendall Olsen has been appointed as the new Director of Finance for Horizon School Division effective April 20, 2020.
Marie Logan, Chair of the Horizon Board of Trustees, comments, “We were pleased to be able to offer Kendall Olsen a job following an extensive Canada-wide recruitment endeavour. We believe that Mr. Olsen’s financial background, and strong work ethic, will assist in our efforts for accountable, sustainable, and fiscally responsible practices that are both transparent and collaborative.”
Mr. Olsen was born in Cardston, AB and raised on a small ranch near Leavitt, AB. He graduated from University of Lethbridge with a Bachelor of Management degree and obtained a Charter Accountant designation. Mr. Olsen has been in public practice for 18 years including owning his own practice for 7 years.
Kendall, his wife, and four of their five children currently reside in Stirling, AB.
In his spare time Kendall enjoys golfing, skiing and any movie that he doesn’t fall asleep in.
Kendall states, “I am excited about venturing into the world of education and working with Horizon School Division.”
Please help us in welcoming Kendall Olsen to Team Horizon.
Horizon School Division
April 14, 2020