Olivia Sailors

American Studies and Educational Studies double major at Macalester College, Class of 2020

Camp Instructor, Camp Counselor

Olivia Sailors competed in Policy Debate and Forensics for three years in high school in Kansas. Her greatest accomplishments are qualifying for state all 3 years in debate and forensics and qualifying to NSDA nationals in Congressional Debate. Olivia is currently a first-year student at Macalester College and is undecided on a major. She is most interested in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Education, Psychology, and Human Rights.Olivia enjoys working with youth and has experience working with children from many different racial and socioeconomic backgrounds. Olivia recognizes that racism, sexism, and classism play a role in the opportunities that students have in debate and forensics, and is committed to ensuring that all students feel equally valued and have the chance to live up to their full potential.Debate and forensics has helped Olivia develop her own opinions and find confidence in herself. She is looking forward to giving back to the debate and forensics community and helping youth find their voices too.