As Associate Director for New York, Susan oversees program delivery and manages business partnerships. Prior to joining Startup Institute, Susan served as a business development and financial advisor for a number of early-stage startups. In her current work in the innovation economy, she draws on her extensive Wall Street experience, where she held senior roles in credit sales and corporate advisory for a number of bulge-bracket firms. Susan is herself an alumna of Startup Institute New York, which she credits with facilitating her pivot into the tech world.
Susan holds an MBA from The Wharton School and a BA from Amherst College. In her spare time, she loves singing in an amateur choir. You can also find her on the slopes the minute the snow flies.