Bryan Olson joined Columbia Care in 2017 as Chief Human Capital Officer. Now, as Chief People and Administrative Officer, he is responsible for the human resources, diversity and inclusion, corporate affairs, physical security, corporate compliance, M&A integration, project management, and internal communications functions of Columbia Care. He brings over 25 years of relevant experience, more than 15 of which as a senior executive in human resources at several leading global companies across multiple industries. Prior to joining Columbia Care, Bryan was Chief Human Resource Officer for global law firm K&L Gates where he received the HR Hero Award from a leading national outplacement and career coaching organization for “elevating the strategic role of HR.” Bryan previously held senior HR executive positions at Aetna and United Technologies Corporation. He is a former Practicing Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation Attorney at Skadden Arps and started his career at Fidelity Investments. He holds a bachelor's degree in Business from Westminster College, a Juris Doctorate from Boston College Law School and is a member of the Bar in Massachusetts.