George Leroy Olson, American minister, missionary. Recipient Alumni Service award Augustana College Alumni Association 1982. Member International House Japan, International Advertising Association, Foreign Corresponding; Club Japan (associate), Japan Society Studies Journalism and Mass Communication.; Club: Ai Shin Kai.
Ordained to ministry Lutheran Church in America, 1949. Missionary Japan Evangelical Lutheran Church, Hiroshima, Japan, 1951-1965. Director Lutheran Office Communication, Tokyo, since 1966, Lutheran Communications Asia, Tokyo, since 1983.
Consultant Japan Lutheran Hour, Tokyo, since 1979.