In her role as communications associate, Susan helps MCF members tell their stories. She writes about current giving trends and grantmaking in Minnesota to inform and educate staff of nonprofit organizations and grantmakers alike. Susan also works with members of the media to gain a broader audience for MCF research findings.
Susan joined the MCF communications team in 2011. She has worked in nonprofit communications and event management for 20 years, including as an internal communicator at Park Nicollet Health Services and coordinating fundraising bicycling events at the American Lung Association. Susan stays involved in the community by volunteering at her daughter’s school and in support of several community swim teams. She has a bachelor’s degree in business from the University of Wisconsin—Eau Claire.
Susan lives in Minneapolis with her husband and teenage daughter. She loves to travel – anywhere, anytime – and enjoys spending summer days on Lake Michigan in Door County, Wis.
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