Susan has over 25 years experience working with companies to develop customer focused growth strategies by aligning resources across organizations, simplifying and improving business processes, and identifying critical actions to improve business results. She is the leading expert in the newest thinking about how to make internal partnering a trainable, repeatable, and measurable process. Susan believes that better collaboration will deliver the next level of business performance.
Susan combines real life experience in business planning, business performance reporting, pricing, value proposition development and communication, change management and process design and improvement with a down to earth style that draws attention to what is critical and helps organizations take the actions needed to be successful. Leaders who are implementing change value her genuine, thought provoking and results focused approach.
Previous to founding Bamboo Partners, Susan was a partner at Korn Consulting Group and spent 10 years at Ameriprise and GE in senior roles in finance, pricing and operations. Prior to GE, Susan spent 10 years at Honeywell in a broad range of Finance roles including international roles in Asia.
Susan holds an MBA in Finance and Strategic Management from the Carlson School of Management and a BA in Business Administration from St. Catherine University. She is a Six Sigma Certified Master Black Belt.