Ryan Olsen joined the Aluminum Association in February of 2014 as the Vice President of Business Information and Statistics. In this role, Olsen directs the Association's North American aluminum industry statistical program, which provides vital market insight and publishes a number of reports covering every segment of the market.
Prior to joining the Aluminum Association, Olsen spent 12 years at the U.S. Maritime Administration earning roles of increasing responsibility. Most recently, Olsen served as the Agency’s Senior Data Analyst and Economist, responsible for managing maritime transportation-related data efforts, as well as leading the production of a broad range of economic and statistical analyses.
A native of the Washington D.C. area, Olsen has a B.A. in Economics from St. Mary's College of Maryland and an MBA from Mount St. Mary's University. He currently lives in Montgomery Village, MD with his wife and two young children.