Susan is a graduate architect with eighteen years of experience in the architecture and design fields working in a variety of creative and strategic roles. She is currently marketing manager for PWWG, responsible for efforts to build new opportunities as well as support longstanding relationships. In previous careers, Susan co-founded a digital typesetting service specializing in technical publications, and managed marketing communications for a software company. She maintains an active outside studio practice in visual arts and event production, and has been recognized with numerous commissions, grants, and residencies.
B.S. in Industrial Management/Technical Writing
Carnegie Mellon University
University of Texas at Austin
People Would be Surprised to Find Out:
I did competitive crew—we won gold in the Head of the Ohio!
IF I COULD TRAVEL ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD, I WOULD GO TO
Sweden/Finland, the Hot Springs area of Idaho + Vietnam
UNKNOWN SPECIAL SKILL(S)/TALENT(S)
Aerial arts—silks & trapeze (beginner level); Digital collage (I designed and sold a line of greeting cards); Photo Roman films that feature architecture (one won an award at Filmmakers); Flamenco (we perform at festivals and private engagements)
IF I HAD TO WEAR THE SAME OUTFIT EVERY DAY, I WOULD WEAR
An artist smock with big pockets
ONE ACCOMPLISHMENT I'M PROUD OF
5 years of production/fundraising/urban design with artists, youth, city officials, and the Lawrenceville community as part of the project to find a new purpose for an abandoned pool in Lawrenceville.