As the Partnership Director with LEAP | Pecaut Centre for Social Impact, Susan leads the advancement of philanthropic partnerships with individuals, corporations, and foundations.
Prior to joining LEAP, Susan was Kids Help Phone’s Associate Vice President, Philanthropy & Partnerships, where she was responsible for growing the revenue generating activity to evolve virtual care for youth mental health in Canada. While at Kids Help Phone, Susan developed a diverse portfolio of partnerships from family foundations and corporations to sporting organizations – all with the focus to raising critical funds while educating on the importance of youth mental health. Susan has also held volunteer roles with Peel District School Board to encourage parent engagement.
Susan holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Ottawa, a post diploma in Sport and Event Marketing from George Brown College, and a Certificate in Corporate Social Responsibility from the University of Saint Michael’s College at the University of Toronto.