Olive is an established author, educator and radiographer. She has also worked as a healthcare and radiology subject matter editor and has presented webinars and seminars on mammography and other radiography-related topics.

Her published works with Mc-Graw-Hill are: Mammography and breast imaging prep, Lange Q&A mammography examination, Mammography and breast imaging: just the facts, and Radiography flashcards.

Other non-fiction titles are: Radiographic position: pocket guide, Spanish for professionals in radiology, Life after high school, traits that help & traits that hurt, and The dangers of medical radiation.

Her fiction titles, written using the pseudonym Jo Dinage, include young adult novels Mind games, The starlight kids - mystery of the feather burglar, The intruders and Linked. Adult novels are Death of the immortals and She likes sugar.

Other Works

  • Death of the Immortals

  • Linked

  • The Intruders– In This War They Had The Advantage

  • The Starlight Kids, Mystery of the Feather Burglar

  • She Likes Sugar

  • Mammography and Breast Imaging Prep. 2nd ed

  • Lange Q&A Mammography Examination. 4th ed

  • Mind Games

  • Mammography and Breast Imaging: Just the Facts

  • Radiography Flashcards

  • Life After High School: Traits that Help and Traits that Hurt

  • The Dangers of Medical Radiation

  • Spanish for Professionals in Radiology


Awards and Recognition

  • On June 2010, Olive was honored at the Juneteenth Celebration of the African American Chamber of Commerce of Westchester and Rockland Counties (NY) at its annual award dinner. The Chamber recognized me as one of the "10 Influential Blacks" in Westchester & Rockland Counties. Olive was the keynote speaker at, Let's Get Ready Summer Career Day Kick-Off, on July 30th 2011. The mission of Let's Get Ready is to expand college access for motivated, low-income high school students. Olive’s Book, The Intruders: In This War They Had The Advantage, published under the pseudonym Jo Dinage was awarded Bronze prize winner in the 15th Annual Moonbeam Children’s Book Awards 2022, E-Book Young Adult Fiction category