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.
usan Sawyers is a reporter and social media strategist based in New York City. She’s interested in philanthropy and lifestyle stories, with a focus on education and leadership. She works with Jane Williams, host and producer of Bloomberg EDU, Bloomberg Radio’s weekly look at education. @SuSaw‘s work has appeared in The New York Times, USA Today, The Huffington Post, The Hechinger Report and New York Social Diary.