Executive Director, Detroit Creative Corridor Center
Olga Stella is the executive director of the Detroit Creative Corridor Center. A seasoned economic development professional, Stella got her start working for former Mayor Dennis Archer after earning a master’s degree in public policy from the University of Michigan.
She previously served as chief of staff to former state Rep. Steve Tobocman, where she focused on the critical challenges facing the Southwest Detroit community. In addition, Stella previously served as chief operating officer for the Detroit Economic Growth Corp., developing strategy and programs and managing operations for the nonprofit.