Career: Becky has been in sales for many years. She has sold everything from Tupperware to motion pictures. She was vice-president of an independent movie distribution company in Seattle, WA. She was recently a top performer in yellow page sales and is currently a sales manager for a multi billion dollar corporation. She coaches and manages a team of 10+ sales people in Portland, OR. Her team handles nearly $10 million in annual revenues.

Author: Becky’s book, “The Hat That Saved My Life” will be out late spring of 2004. (Contact Becky to be added to her list of advance copy purchase. Your name will be added to the list and notification on how to obtain a signed copy will be sent when the book becomes available.)

Speaking: Becky has been a public speaker for many years. She holds the prestigious D.T.M (Distinguised Toastmaster) award from Toastmaster’s International and has competed in humorous speech contests.

Education: Becky went back to school as an adult and in 2003 earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communication from Marylhurst University, Portland, OR. 2003

Public Service: Becky is the president and co-founder of Breast Friends, a tax exempt, non-profit organization dedicated to helping men and women survive the trauma of breast cancer…one friend at a time. Breast Friends is a 2004 recipient of a community grant from the Susan G. Komen foundation. Their web-site,, has earned the prestigious “Editor’s Choice” award from

Personal: Becky is married to Bill Olson. She is the mother of 5 grown children and grandmother of 2.

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