Arvid Olson


Director of Development - Faith Ministries

Executive Director - Faith Legacy Foundation

Deacon - Faith Church

Board Member - Faith Christian School


B.F.A. - NC School of the Arts
M.A. - Purdue University
C.F.R.M. - Indiana University School of Philanthropy

Arvid is Faith Ministries’ Director of Development. He joined Faith in 1979 and returned in 2003; his wife, Edris, joined in 2000. Arvid co-created and serves in both the Lafayette Living Nativity and the Lafayette Passion Play. He also teaches classes in Faith Community Institute and serves in the Proclaimer’s ABF.  Arvid is currently a Faith Church deacon and is on the board of Faith Christian School. He is the Executive Director of Faith Legacy Foundation, Inc. Arvid also sits on two Greater Lafayette Commerce boards along with the Federal Government Committee.