Jason and Kathy Olson are the owners of the Grocery Outlet in Pleasant Hill, California. Jason and Kathy are the former owners of the Elk Grove Grocery Outlet and are excited to bring with them to Pleasant Hill their family of three and Management Team that has been recognized as the “Best Mom & Pop Business”, and “Best in Customer Service” of Elk Grove, California. Jason and Kathy were inspired to become Grocery Outlet Owners after Jason was chosen to attend a prestigious certificate program at the University of Southern California focusing on the Grocery Industry in 2005.
The Olson’s take great pride in their focus on family and community and have a sincere passion to help others. Jason is an active Rotarian, Mason, Shriner, prior Marine, and Scout Leader, recently completing this 3rd year as a Cub Scout Master, and his 4th year on the Food Bank Board. Kathy is the foundation that keeps their busy family and business running smoothly and serves as a Girl Scout Leader and is an active volunteer at their three children’s schools. Jason and Kathy bring a combined 29 years of retail experience to the Pleasant Hill community with the intent to serve their community and touch the lives of others for the better.