Current Professional Societies – Olsen

American Association for the Advancement of Science(AAAS), Elected Fellow (Present); Electorate Nominating Committee (ENC) of the Section on Societal Impacts of Science and Engineering (February 2016 – Present; 3 year term)

ARCs Foundation, (Achievement Awards for College Students), Metro Washington Chapter; Elected as Affiliate Member of the National Board (June 2011 – 2014); Appointed to the National Advisory Council on Science & Engineering (December 2009-June 2016)

The Cosmos Club, Elected Member

The Endocrine Society (Past Member of Research Initiatives Committee), Women in Endocrinology

Explorers Club, Elected Member

Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology

Society for Neuroscience (Former member on Committee on Professional Development)