- For other uses, see Olson.
Olson was a Human male, and a Starfleet officer in the 23rd century of an alternate reality created by Nero's temporal incursion.
In 2258, Olson served as chief engineer of the USS Enterprise until his death on a mission to disable the plasma drill being used by Nero to attack Vulcan. (TOS movie & novelization: Star Trek)
In the film, actor Greg Ellis played the character of Olson speaking with a northern English accent typical of the Manchester-Lancashire area of the UK.