Carol Olson - NWCCD

Carol Olson

Carol Muirhead Gillette College Wyoming

Carol Olson

Instructor, Computer Science

MBA, University of Phoenix

B.S. in General Studies, minor in Computer Science, Chaminade University

Carol Muirhead leads the Computer Networking Administration and Cyber Security programs at NWCCD. She recently ended a long-term engagement with a community hospital where she provided systems analysis work for pharmacy-related technology. Additionally, Carol brought business intelligence analysis and predictive analytics to the organization that enhanced profitability and improved patient outcomes.

Prior to the healthcare IT position, Carol managed a large and busy help desk for a retail pharmacy chain after working as a network support engineer at a community college in Pennsylvania.  Carol’s introduction to technology started with a 12-year enlistment with the U.S. Navy in Naval Security Group.

Carol moved to Gillette in 2014, and when not in front of a computer, she enjoys digging in her flower garden, riding horses with friends, and exploring the outdoors.

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Northern Wyoming Community College District (NWCCD) is a multi-campus community college serving Sheridan, Campbell, and Johnson Counties.

Sheridan College

1 Whitney Way
Sheridan, WY 82801
Phone: 307-675-0505
Phone: 888-675-0505

Gillette College

300 West Sinclair
Gillette, WY 82718
Phone: 307-681-6000
Phone: 888-681-6070