Wendy Susswein

Wendy Susswein currently serves on the board of directors of the Strathmore Hall Foundation, an acclaimed concert hall and education center in Montgomery County, MD. She sits on both the Executive and Nominating Committees. She was formerly a program officer and director of philanthropic outreach for the Arlington Health Foundation, a $300 million organization providing health and social services grants as well as technical assistance to nonprofits in the Washington area.

Prior to that she spent 11 years at the Council on Foundations in several capacities including director of affinity group and regional association services where she oversaw the coordination of joint programming for over 30 special interest groups. In addition, she organized special programs for foundation CEOs on “civil investing” and organized numerous educational programs for foundation trustees and other staff. Wendy is a member of Leadership Montgomery and a community reviewer for Montgomery County Health and Human Services.