Board Member Since 2014
Susan is the Managing Director of Strategy and Communications in the Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group of Kaiser Permanente. Her current responsibilities include region-wide clinical services delivery planning, internal and external communications, and overseeing a team of project managers to ensure effective operational strategy implementation.
Susan and her husband Ben have three children. Their 2 ½ -year old son, Jake, has hydrocephalus. Since his diagnosis, Susan has been very active in the Hydrocephalus Association (HA), volunteering on the advocacy and development committees as well as serving on the Board of Directors since 2014. Susan currently serves as the Chair of the HA Support and Education Committee and was selected to be a consumer reviewer for the Congressional Directed Medical Research Program. She brings a special set of skills to the board through her professional experience in health care management.