Susan Olson, Ph.D.
Executive Officer

801- 581-3219

Governing Committees
Policies and Bylaws
Law & Society Review Business

Susan Olson, Executive Officer, is also Professor Emerita of political science at the University of Utah. She has been a member of the Law and Society Association since 1984. Her research has investigated various ways that the legal system aggregates and transforms personal concerns into broader issues of public policy, including both individuals and groups that use law as well as legal and political procedures that structure such use. She also has strong interests in the future of higher education and the roles of faculty, stemming from eleven years as Associate Vice President for Faculty at the University of Utah, coordinating faculty personnel matters and participating in shared governance. She received her PhD in political science from Syracuse University and her B.A. from Pomona College.


Megan Crowley
Communication Specialist


Membership Database
Website and Social Media
Branding and Communications

Megan came to LSA after eight years at the Center for Public Policy and Administration at the University of Utah, where she managed websites, social media, publications, and strategic communications. She started her professional career in the 1980’s as an IT Manager and moved into on-line and in-person training in the corporate sector. She has done extensive consulting with private sector, non-profit, and governmental organizations about systems implementation and infrastructure for remote collaborations. She has taught numerous short courses on technology and government and on social media and the law.