Kristin Oleson of the Gensler Chicago office in front of an ironwork staircase

Kristin Oleson, CPA, CGMA

Regional Operating Officer, Principal

Kristin is a licensed CPA and the Regional Operating Officer for Gensler’s North Central Region, with a focus on financial strategy and growth through her commitment to operational excellence. She draws upon her comprehensive background in financial and risk management for both public and private entities, specializing in professional services. As a former client of Gensler, she integrates her financial, accounting, and client experience with our teams to lead and grow business performance.

Kristin graduated from the University of Iowa with a Bachelor of Business Administration focusing on Accounting and Organizational Psychology. She also earned an MBA with a concentration in Finance from Avila University. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Illinois CPA Society.