Before entering the executive search sector, Sue worked for higher education strategy consulting firm Art & Science Group, LLC. She managed year-long client engagements with more than 25 institutions across the country, ranging from small women’s colleges to large research universities. She regularly presented to faculty bodies and governing boards, and provided confidential counsel to college and university leadership.
An expert on alternative careers for graduate students, Sue published So What Are You Going to Do with That?: Finding Careers Outside Academia with Farrar, Strauss & Giroux in 2001, and in revised editions with the University of Chicago Press in 2007 and 2014. Sue has published 18+ articles in the Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Beyond the Ivory Tower” column and given more than 40 invited lectures and workshops at universities around the country.