Special Events and Production Manager
Joshua Olinger is the special events and production manager at American Progress. He has 10 years of event planning and management experience. He has organized educational and community-building events since 2013 as the founder and current chair of the board of directors at Diversity Camp and as a previous board member and project manager for an LGBTQ+ community center. He gained experience working in Washington, D.C., from internships at the Center for Strategic and International Studies and the office of Sen. Mark Warner (D-VA). Olinger has a master’s degree in public policy from George Mason University and a bachelor’s degree in human services from Old Dominion University.