Susan has over 35 years of IT and business experience having held executive IT and CIO positions with globally recognized companies including Kellogg Company, Owens Corning, AM General, MPI Research and Johnson Outdoors, an S.C. Johnson company. She has had overall responsibility for assessing and transforming IT departments and capabilities. Susan excels at bringing high-quality IT services and solutions to organizations while simultaneously reducing IT costs.
Her breadth of industry experience covers Consumer Packaged Goods, Manufacturing, Distribution, Retail, Automotive, Government Defense Contracting, Pharmaceutical & Life Sciences, Healthcare Services, Food Processing, Financial Services, Hospitality Services, Furniture Manufacturing, Commercial Printing, and a variety of Non-Profit organizations.
Susan provides extensive IT and business expertise with a focus on the following areas:
- Fractional CIO Engagements
- IT Organization and Staff Assessments
- Systems Portfolio Assessments
- RFP Driven Software Selection
- Software Implementation Advising
- Infrastructure and Data Center Outsourcing
- Strategic and Operational Planning
She is a current Advisory Board member for the BIS program at Western Michigan University and was also an Advisory Board member for the MIS-MIT program at Indiana University-South Bend.