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Ollendorf has over 30 years of experience in science & environmental consulting, including 10 years in environmental compliance. She has first-hand field experience in 34 US states (Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming) and abroad (Canada, Germany, and Israel). Her report experience also includes California, Idaho, Kansas, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, South Dakota, Texas, Azerbaijan, Iraq, Island of Madeira (Portugal), and Turkey.  She also has traveled to many UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the Americas, Western Europe, India, and the Middle East.

Dr. Ollendorf exceeds the Professional Qualifications Standards as set forth by the U.S. Secretary of the Interior's Guidelines for Archaeology, and she meets the Guidelines for History. She is the only archaeologist in Minnesota who is also licensed by the Minnesota Board of AELSLAGID as a Professional Geologist. Ollendorf also is on the Register of Professional Archaeologists (RPA) and she maintains memberships in the Society for American Archaeology, the National Trust for Historic Preservation, and the Archaeological Conservancy.  Amy is also an Expert Member of the International Committee on Archaeological Heritage Management (ICAHM) of the International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS).

Ollendorf served as a Commissioner on the Heritage Preservation Commission for the City of Minneapolis (2005-2008). She also is a member of Shir Harmony, a Jewish women's a cappella collective, formed in January 2000.  In her free time, Amy enjoys spending time with her family - traveling, gardening, and biking.  Two foreign high school students lived with Amy's family for the school years 2003-2004 (Berlin, Germany) and 2004-2005 (Heusy-Verviers, Belgium).


ALO Associate excavating a shovel test at a proposed
telecommunications site.


TOP: Experiencing the only way to historic
Nahargarh (Amber) Fort - built by Sawai Raja Jai Singh
in 1734 on a mountaintop overlooking Jaipur, India.

BOTTOM: Gazing into the Valle de Mexico from
Piramide del Sol, Teotihuacan, Mexico.



ALO hires or teams with natural & cultural resources specialists (Associates) as needed. Through our professional network, ALO is able to provide clients with a wide range of high-quality natural resources & cultural resources services. Contact Dr. Ollendorf if you are interested in further information.

ALO Environmental Associates LLC also maintains strategic relationships with small-, medium-, and large-size companies. For instance, one is certified 8(a) disadvantaged (Native American).

More information is available upon request & as determined by project needs.