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Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI)


Jill WagnerJill Wagner, APR, Executive Director

Jill Wagner directs the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, offering adults age 50 and better the chance to learn for the love of learning. OLLI offers lectures, courses and interesting activities for its members and there are no entrance requirements, tests or grades. Jill is an experienced and award-winning marketing and public relations professional.

RikkiRikki Alvarez, Program Manager

Rikki Alvarez is a Fresno State Alumna with a bachelor's degree in Psychology. In 2022 she joined the Division as the Program Manager for the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. She oversees OLLI's operational activities, assists with curriculum development and identifying qualified instructors, monitors program revenue and expenditures, and maintains member/instructor relations.

Nancy Busch

Dawn Diestelkamp

Alcidia Freitas Gomes

Nancy Kast

Lanny Larson

Judy MacDonald

MaryEllen Ogle

Lois Rigsbee

Valerie Vuicich

Jim Wilson

Please complete our course proposal form by clicking HERE.

To view our instructor guidelines, please click HERE.

To volunteer to teach an OLLI Shorts class, please click HERE.

To view instruction on how to dowload and use the Zoom platform on your device, please click HERE.