Olivia was born in Hong Kong, lived in Japan, grew up in Southern California, and spent summers abroad in Turkey and Italy all before her 18th birthday. She attended California State University Fullerton where she studied Theater and Social Science, earning her B.A. in Psychology. After graduation Olivia began her professional career in marketing, working for international brands including Airweave Japan, Nike, and Infiniti. In these roles she traveled to major U.S. cities across the country presenting cutting edge technology to target markets at global events. Recently her passion for the culinary arts inspired Olivia to pursue a career in the wine industry. She is honored to have received the 2016 Young Leader’s Summit Scholarship as it will assist in accelerating her path to success in the world of wine.