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As President and Chief Executive Officer for The Olin Group, Inc., Anne Olin works to strengthen collaborations between the public, private, and philanthropic sectors; secure institutional funding for community-based organizations; foster and incubate regional initiatives; and support the planning needs of nonprofit leadership. Her vision is a sustainable nonprofit sector that helps communities solve problems, not just manage them.
Anne founded The Olin Group, Inc. in 2002 to strengthen nonprofit businesses in Southern California. Since that time, she and her growing team have helped deepen the capacity of myriad organizations through services related to evaluation; grant strategy, design, and production; marketing, branding, and communication; philanthropy; and planning, assessment facilitation.
In addition to serving nonprofits, foundations, and public agencies through The Olin Group, Inc., Anne also has served in a leadership capacity for The Nicholas Endowment, the Orange County Funders Roundtable, and the Orange County Shared Spaces Foundation, the latter which established the first multi-tenant nonprofit center in Orange County, The Village at 17th Street, whose relational and programmatic well-being is managed by The Olin Group, Inc. She also served as pro bono Executive Director of Charitable Ventures of Orange County, a nonprofit fiscal sponsor that incubates regional initiatives, and for which she currently serves as Board Chair. Finally, she currently serves as an advisory Board Member with the Swayne Family Foundation.
Anne holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from University of California, Irvine and a Master of Arts degree in American History with an emphasis in immigration policy from Claremont Graduate University and is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and Pi Sigma Alpha national societies.