Helen Olsen

MA
Lead Strategic Program Manager

Helen is a human geographer working at the intersection of health metrics, research management, and data-informed design. She brings a human-centered perspective to using data to solve problems in global health and development. Her work lives at the intersection of data analytics, design thinking, and end-to-end research management.

Helen’s career has spanned supporting global health, data science, product design, and medical research. Her past experience at Medic was as a Sr. Research Program Manager, leading their Monitoring & Data Systems Group. Previously, she worked in a number of different research program management roles at the Institute for Disease Modeling, the Institute for Health Metrics & Evaluation, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

Our Team

Lead Strategic Program Manager
Helen Olsen
MA
SR Medical Animator + Illustrator
Brandon Keehner
MS
Sr Content Designer and Strategist
Erin Kendig
Project Manager of Science Storytelling
Julie Devi Coats
MS, CMI, CAPM
Science & Medical Writer
Valerie Bentivegna
PhD
Jr Developer
Henry Park
Designer, Brand + Interactive
Sofia Cababa Wood
Designer | Brand + Print
Matt Gray
SR Certified Medical Animator + Illustrator
Josh Bird
MS, CMI
SR Developer
Vern Briggs
Technical Project Manager / Front-end Developer
Jeremy Wilson
Jr Designer, Brand + Interactive
Lindsey Jensen
Designer, Brand + Interactive
Rachel Simons
Medical Animator + Illustrator
Dani Bergey
MS
Designer | Presentation Specialist
Jenn Luft
Designer, Information Design
Maureen McLennon
SR Operations Manager
Yvonne Devereaux
SR Science & Medical Writer
Elizabeth Hjort
PhD
Associate Director of Design, User Experience
Jonathan Cook
M.Design
Medical Animator + Illustrator
Regina Milner
MS
Associate Director of Science Storytelling
Jared Travnicek
MA, CMI
Lead Designer, Brand + Interactive
Amanda Grage
Co-Founder, Chief Design Strategist
Kristine Johnson
MAMS
Lead Certified Medical Animator + Illustrator
Inessa Stanishevskaya
MScBMC, CMI
Co-Founder, Director of Science Storytelling
David Ehlert
MAMS, CMI, FAMI
Sr Designer, Brand + Interactive
Karlie Grasle