Strategic advisor, consulting expert
Susan has been the Command Information Officer and Activity Chief Information Officer of the Echelon III NAVSEA for the US Navy as well as the President and CEO of Googolplex Solutions in 2010, and she has been the Interim Chief Information Officer at Al-Nasr International LLC in the United Arab Emirates as well as the Joint Forces Program Manager in Guam for the US Navy in 2009. Additionally, she has also been the Chief Information Officer and Managing Director of Hillenbrand Capital Partners in Chicago as well as a consultant for Inner Asia Consulting Group.
Susan’s professional affiliations include the National Institutes Standard Technology’s IT Security Working Group, the Military Open Source Software Initiative Working Group, the Research, Development, Testing, and Evaluation Working Group, the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers, and the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association.
Executive Education Program, Blue Ocean Strategy, INSEAD
MBA, Supervisory Management, USDA Graduate School of Management
Bachelors, Computer Science, DePaul University
Bachelors, Rhetoric, University of California
Graduated, US Army Explosive Ordnance Disposal School
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