Olivia Palid supports the DPI team as a Visiting Research Associate. Prior to this, she was a Student Navigator for DPI, where her primary duties included conducting research and assisting with DPI’s TechReady Illinois workforce education program. Olivia is dedicated to researching and collating information in a way that is clear, helpful, and easily understandable, and she is passionate about ensuring equitable information access.
Olivia received her Bachelor’s in Religious Studies from the University of Chicago and her Master’s in Library and Information Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She was born and raised in San Diego, California.