Susan manages the University’s relationships with approximately 30 key companies that have interactions with multiple units on campus. She works closely with staff and faculty in the schools, colleges, and research centers to match the interests and needs of external partners with the strengths of the University community.
Prior to moving to Michigan, Susan served as director of corporate relations for the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota for 11 years. She has also worked with student recruiting, admissions and advising, alumni relations, and annual giving programs at the University of Minnesota.
Susan received a B.A. in social science and elementary education from Shimer College in Illinois and an M.B.A. in marketing communications from the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota.