Dave Olson

Senior Director of Co-op Development

National Co+op Grocers

Dave Olson worked at both New Pioneer and Mississippi Market co-ops in a variety of roles before coming to NCG in 2010. He has a passion for encouraging new thinking and innovative approaches, and for implementing new systems and strategies to help co-ops improve their retail performance and grow in dynamic and changing markets. At NCG he leads the Co-op Development Team. Based out of regional offices, CDT staff are positioned to respond to both national and regional challenges and opportunities, provide immediate expertise and support, and help co-ops offer more value to co-op owners and shoppers everywhere.