K – 5
Master of Education,
“As a Neubauer Fellow, I receive focused and strategic professional development sessions to help sharpen and strengthen my leadership skills and move my school forward towards achieving excellence.”
Susan has served as the principal of Richmond Elementary School since 2012. Under Susan’s leadership, 50% of students were reading on level during the 2017-2018 school year – the highest in Network 5. In June 2017, Richmond received the Philly Aims Award of Excellence for outstanding support for students with autism. During the 2016-2017 academic year, Richmond implemented a program for school-wide Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports. The school partners with Merakey and The Food Trust.
Susan has been an educator since 1992. Prior to becoming a principal, Susan served as a teacher and assistant principal. Susan grew up in Philadelphia and attended Little Flower Catholic High School.