Susan joined New England Public Radio in 2012. She has a Master’s of Art in history from UMass Amherst and worked as a Museum Program Director at Wistariahurst Museum for seven years. Afterwards, she was an event and auction coordinator for WGBY TV for ten years before coming to NEPR. As the event and auction coordinator at WGBY TV events and auctions she managed won numerous PBS Development Awards. Susan is an avid gardener. She is a founding member and director of Tree Northampton, a private citizens group promoting ecological stewardship of Northampton, MA through education, advocacy, and volunteer participation.