Susan joined YAD in January 2012. Prior to working for YAD, Susan was a senior trial attorney with the Legal Aid Society in New York City, a prosecutor for the Berkshire County District Attorney, a trial attorney with CPCS Superior Court office in Pittsfield, Massachusetts and a French/English/Criminal Justice teacher in several Berkshire County high schools. She graduated from St. Lawrence University with department honors and Albany Law School where she was inducted into the National Order of Barristers for excellence in trial and appellate advocacy.