Susan joined the Alliance in 2017 as Executive Assistant to Kateri Callahan, President.
Susan has a long and succesfull track record in a variety of administrative roles and industries which included private and governamental organizations. Prior to joining the Alliance, she served as the Executive Assistant to the Director of the Solar Energy Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy and, thereafter, the Director of the Clean Energy Investment Center at DOE.
For the bulk of her career, Susan served as Office Manager/Operations Manager at Rosenthal Partners, which became one of the largest and most successful full-service advertising agencies in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. Following the retirement of the President and closing of the agency, Susan had a 3-year stint at Gibbs & Cox, Inc., a naval architecture and marine engineering firm, where she managed the administrative services for the Aegies Ashore Design Center. The Center, which included participants from a number of government agencies and industry partners, provided design and engineering assistance to the land-based missile defense system development by Lockheed Martin.
Susan is a graduate of Syracuse University where she earned a B.A. in Sociology.