Olivia Elliott is an educator, actor, screenwriter, producer, and aspiring director. She was born and raised in Wisconsin, and graduated from the the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Pre-Law. After living in Korea, she moved to Amsterdam to pursue a Master‘s of Science in Sociology, Social Theory and Public Affairs at the Universiteit van Amsterdam. After obtaining her degree, she then moved to Rome, Italy to study a certificate to teach English, and then spent the next year in Lisbon, Portugal as a teacher. After she returned to the U.S., while simultaneously studying acting at the Denver Center of the Performing Arts, Olivia obtained a second Master’s of Arts in Linguistics and Education at the University of Colorado Denver. Two years ago, she wrote the screenplay, cast, produced, and starred in a feature of her own, Golden Branches. Her training in acting and her experience with writing and shooting her film brought Olivia to Los Angeles in January 2017 to pursue a career in the industry.