During her career, Susan has worked with:


  • U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission
  • Leadership Honors Bootcamp
  • Annie E. Casey Foundation

                      Family Economic Success

                      Rural Family Economic Success

                      Centers for Working Families

  • Hewlett Foundation
  • Wallace Foundation
  • Joyce Foundation
  • Kellogg Foundation
  • National Tax Assistance for Working Families Campaign
  • National Consumer Law Center
  • Early Childhood Funders Collaborative - The Build Initiative
  • National Rural Funders Collaborative
  • Brookings Institution
  • Urban Institute
  • Aspen Institute
  • National League of Cities
  • Corporation for Enterprise Development (CFED)
  • Center for Economic Progress
  • Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC)
  • Salvation Army
  • Goodwill
  • IRS, Earned Income Tax Credit


  • Ways to Work
  • Mothers Against Drunk Driving
  • Baltimore Homeownership Preservation Coalition
  • Farm Worker Institute for Education and Leadership Development (FIELD)
  • Red River Watershed Management Board
  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (COE)
  • Association of Minnesota Counties
  • MN Department of Natural Resources
  • University of Minnesota - Continuing Education
  • Red Lake Watershed District
  • City of Warren, MN
  • Northern States Power Company (now Xcel Energy)
  • Minnesota Resource Recovery Association
  • Houston Engineering
  • HDR Engineering
  • West Central Solid Waste District of Indiana
  • Richardson Richter and Associates
  • Lindquist & Vennum Law Firm
  • McGladrey and Pullen
  • University of North Dakota Aerospace
  • Federal Express Corporation
  • St. Paul Port Authority
  • Pillsbury
  • Dakota County, MN
  • Carver County, MN


Experience