Her journey toward founding DoUnto began in childhood on an organic blueberry farm in Georgia, where she discovered her deep desire to serve humanity. After graduating from the US Naval Academy, she was commissioned as an officer into the Marine Corps, where she advocated against sexual assault as a Uniformed Victim Advocate and completed two combat deployments to Afghanistan.
In 2016, Susannah made the exciting transition to work with Sheryl Sandberg’s communication team at Facebook. She became the Global Lead for the Facebook Veterans and Allies Employee Resource Group, growing it from two to 24 chapters and from 200 to nearly 2000 members worldwide. Susannah then served as the Chief of Staff and right-hand leader to the CEO of a startup in San Francisco through their Series B fund raise during 2019. She decided to take her executive advisory work full-time and pursue her calling as transformational leadership coach, speaker and facilitator.
She is the Secretary of the Marines’ Memorial Association board of directors, is fluent in Mandarin Chinese and Spanish, and is passionate about promoting equalism around the world.