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Susan Sullivan
Board Member

Susan commenced her professional life in Perth, Western Australia as a high school teacher in the Catholic system. Following the completion of a Masters in Religious Education at Loyola University Chicago, Susan worked as a Senior Education Consultant at the Catholic Education Office in Perth, then moving to Canberra in 1993.

Susan has worked in executive mission leadership roles over the past two decades. She has designed and implemented innovative mission focused initiatives at a national level. She led a strategy to engage Australian health, aged care and social services organisations in a range of collaborative leadership formation initiatives.

Susan has a keen interest in issues that contribute to social inequality and entrenched disadvantage. She has been a board member for Meaningful Ageing Australia, is currently a director of Campfire in the Heart, located in Alice Springs, and is an active member of Canberra’s refugee support and advocacy network.

Susan is married with three adult children.