Susan has an extensive background in business management. Prior to coming to NYAP, she was partner in her own management consultant group. This position consisted of mediating, training and/or motivating corporate and educational staffs with businesses such as NYC DOE, Social Security Administration and Deutche Bank. She worked several years as a freelance management consultant enabling her the flexibility to pursue her own writing. She has varied experience freelancing with artistic agencies in film production, theater, photographers and other not-for profits. She studied painting at Vanderbilt’s Peabody College, received a BS in Communication and Theatre from University of Texas and MFA at Columbia University, in Screenwriting and Directing. Contact: (212)563-0255, firstname.lastname@example.org.