Richard Olson

Born and raised in rural Saskatchewan, Richard is married to Andrea - they have two adult sons, Walt and Jack, and one Spinone, Wilma. Richard is a recently retired Catholic educator who has served as a teacher, chaplain, principal and superintendent. He is an enthusiastic motorcyclist, runner, & tennis player Richard is the author of 'It Began with a Promise: Demystifying Biblical Narrative for Teachers', 'Getting to Know the Old Testament' and 'The Cathoic Teacher as Catechist', all with Novalis. Richard is also in formation for the Permanent Diaconate with the Diocese of Hamilton.