As an Advancement Officer in the Western US, Susanna supports the Foundation's efforts to engage the broader community in our mission to speed a cure. She attends meetings and events with Parkinson's patients, caregivers, donors, and other MJFF constituents and stakeholders and helps to ensure that the Foundation raises sufficient dollars to fund its ambitious research agenda.
Prior to joining the Foundation, Susanna was a Development Associate at the Mount Sinai Health System in New York City where she supported the Annual Giving team in raising funds for all seven system hospitals, the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, and the research institute.
Susanna received her undergraduate degree in biology from the University of Maryland, College Park, where she was in the Life Sciences Scholars Program.
Originally from Westchester, NY, Susanna currently lives in Manhattan.