- IUPUI Maynard K. Hine Medal (2013)
- M.S.W 1983
Linda Olvey earned a master's degree in social work in 1983 and is the director field coordinator for the School of Social Work's online master's of social work program. She has been a member of the school's alumni board since 1998, and previously was Social Work's student services coordinator. Olvey left that post in to become a social worker at the Marion County Prosecutor's Office. She has been the school's representative to the Alumni Association Executive Council, and has been an alumni field instructor for nearly a decade.