Christopher Olson ’00 was hired to fly with United Airlines in March 2015. He took his first flight lesson in 1997 and has been flying commercially since 2001. Chris resides in Evergreen Park, Illinois, and is based in Chicago/O’Hare on the Boeing 737. He is happily married to Stephanie Olson (Seale) ’01, with whom he has two children, Aaron and Julianne.
Below is a picture of Christopher after he was hired and his daughter, Julianne (then nine months old).
Below is an image of Christopher at the helm.