Zachary Olsen, a 2006 Catoctin Graduate, earned his Doctorate of Philosophy in Coastal and Marine System Sciences from Texas A&M University Corpus Christi in August of 2019.
After earning his B.A. at Malone University and his Masters of Sciences degree in Coastal Sciences from the University of Southern Mississippi, he accepted a job with Texas Parks and Wildlife.
Starting as a technician and then a biologist of the Upper Laguna Madre, his current job title is a coastal ecologist for Texas Parks and Wildlife in their Department of Coastal Fisheries.
Zach is the son of Tim and Lois Olsen of Thurmont, and currently lives with his wife, Serena, in Corpus Christi, Texas.