Susan has more than thirty years of experience in not-for-profit management and owner representation for educational, performing arts and community facilities. She specializes in the planning, design and implementation of projects that require the management of multiple stakeholders, coordination of different types of funding and complex municipal approvals. Notable clients have included the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM), Madison Square Boys & Girls Club, French-American School of New York, Second Stage Theatre and Spence School.
Prior to joining Zubatkin, Susan served as a business manager with an independent school in New York City. Her first-hand knowledge and understanding of the owner’s perspective informs her approach in navigating project challenges and developing creative solutions for her clients. She holds expertise in programming, funding, financing, and building operations and functionality, serving as a resource to many of Zubatkin’s projects through the In-House Technical Group.
Susan is active in the public realm and previously served on the Advisory Board for the New York School of Interior Design and as a Board member for the IDEAL School of Manhattan.
State University of New York, New Paltz
Finance and Business Management Coursework
National Business Officers Association (NBOA)
Municipal Arts Society
Society for College & University Planning (SCUP)