Olivia Sauvageot joined the team as the Communications and Outreach Manager in 2022. Hailing originally from Huntington, WV, Olivia graduated from West Virginia University with a Bachelor of Science in marketing and a minor in strategic social media, then earned her Master of Science in integrated marketing communications from WVU’s Reed College of Media.
Working towards changing perceptions of West Virginia and helping its communities thrive is a driving force for Olivia. She previously worked in marketing for the Brad and Alys Smith Outdoor Economic Development Collaborative, helping to grow youth initiatives, outdoor assets and economic development throughout the state. She finds her inspiration exploring towns and outdoor areas throughout WV, and is excited to contribute her skills and passion to Generation WV’s mission.