Dr. Olin Oedekoven has over 30 years of senior leadership, education, and academic experience through service in both the public and private sectors. His vision created Peregrine Academic Services when he and his colleagues realized that a serious gap existed between the requirements for direct assessment and the tools that were available at the time. Olin graduated from South Dakota State University with a B.S. in Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences. He then attended the University of Wyoming where he received a Master’s degree in Wildlife Management. Olin continued his formal education at Northcentral University where he received both an MBA and his Doctorate in Business Administration with specializations in Management and Public Administration. Olin also completed a post-doctoral program in human resource management. Olin is also a retired brigadier general with the Wyoming Army National Guard.