Susan 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. A candidate in International Center of Photography‘s full-time New Media Narratives program, her current project involves deciphering a letter from her mother. Previously, she produced Bloomberg EDU with Jane Williams, 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. 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.