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About Susie

Susie is the former Executive Director of the Potomac Health Foundation, a role she held from 2014 to 2022. Under her leadership, the foundation advanced its mission to improve access to healthcare for the medically underserved through strategic grant-making, financial management, and community partnerships.

Her career in public health spans over two decades and includes positions at Public Health Solutions in New York City and Gavi, The Vaccine Alliance, where she managed and evaluated public health programs and grants. Earlier in her career, Susie worked in health policy at the Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs and as an intern at the Children's Defense Fund, where she discovered her passion for public health.

Currently, Susie provides consultation services to the Virginia Funders Network, Potomac Health Foundation, and other foundations across the state. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology with Honors from the University of Pennsylvania and a Master of Public Health from the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University.