Dale Olsen was born and raised in Boise, Idaho. He grew up spending as much time as he could camping, backpacking, and hiking in the beautiful Idaho mountains. Dale and his wife, Marla, raised their four children in Boise, Idaho. Dale is an avid Boise State fan! They recently moved from Boise to live nearer to their children and grandchildren. Dale is learning to love the beautiful red rock desert and heat of St. George, UT.
In 1982, Dale graduated from Brigham Young University with a degree in Business Finance. He continued his education at Boise State University taking advanced taxation and financial classes. Dale worked for 20 years as a Vice President at First Security Bank and Wells Fargo Bank. In 2005, Dale went to work at Olsen & Co., CPA’s in Meridian, Idaho. Dale was a controller in the firm. He specialized in small business management and taxation, small business financial planning, hotel financial management, and individual taxation.