ABOUT SUSAN

usan Sawyers is a reporter and social media strategist based in New York City. She’s interested in education and lifestyle stories, with a focus on social justice and philanthropy. Until recently, she produced Bloomberg EDU with Jane Williams, Bloomberg Radio’s weekly look at education. @SuSaw‘s work has appeared in The New York TimesUSA TodayThe Huffington PostThe Hechinger Report and New York Social Diary. A graduate of Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and Grinnell College, she was the former director and curator of Los Angeles’ Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Foundation, established to promote excellence in the arts and medical research. She lives with her husband and their two children not far from Central Park. She knows she’s lucky.