Mrs. Sarah Olsen and her family became part of the CHCA family in 2017. She and her husband, Bob, a professor at the University of Mobile, have 3 children at Cottage Hill, Peter (11th), Ellie(8th) and ZZ (8th). Their oldest daughter, Anna, graduated from CHCA in May of 2021 and she now attends the University of Mobile.
The Olsens moved to Mobile 13 years ago from Raleigh, NC. Mrs. Olsen graduated from Meredith College in Raleigh with degrees in Mathematics and Middle School Ed in 1995. She taught in both public and private schools in Raleigh before they moved to Guatemala in 2006 to live and teach at an orphanage for 1.5 years. After briefly returning to Raleigh from Guatemala, they moved here to Mobile.
Mrs. Olsen currently teaches Math and Spanish in the Middle School. She loves working with middle school students because of their fun personalities and eagerness to learn. One of her biggest goals as a math teacher is to get her students to love math and see just how fun & interesting it can be.