Previously, Susan was a seasoned executive in the health and wellness industry with extensive experience in strategic planning, business development and product management. Throughout her career, she has demonstrated her commitment to organizational success and world-class business outcomes. She is a graduate of the University of Colorado with a BS in Nursing. Susan has been actively involved in volunteer work and served as Board President and Vice President of the Junior League of Palo Alto-Mid Peninsula as well as chaired major community programs. Having had family in the teaching profession, Susan knows first-hand the incredible challenges facing educators today. Acknowledge Alliance’s work — to bring greater social and emotional well-being to classrooms throughout the Greater Bay Area — resonates deeply with her passion to advance wellness in all areas of life.