Sue Schooner
Board of Directors

Sue Schooner

Executive Director


Sue Schooner is the founder of Girls Group, and has served as the Executive Director for the last 19 years. She holds a BS in Accounting from Ithaca College and an MBA from Harvard Business School. Sue is a retired automotive executive, and developed mentoring programming at both the Chrysler Corporation and Textron Automotive. Sue’s experience in networking, strategy, business development, management, finance, and budgeting has helped Girls Group to grow into a well-respected, low-overhead organization with enviable success. Sue is proud of the excellent staff and Board of Directors at Girls Group.

Learn more about Sue in The Brick Magazine’s feature article, Girls Group With Sue Schooner, Ayona Van Horn-Lee and Shavanna Thompson (Printable PDF) and Harvard Business School Alumni Stories’ article, Fulfilling Their Promise: How retired automobile executive Susan Schooner is helping young women reach their potential (Printable PDF).

Hear how Sue started Girls Group in excerpts from CONVERSATIONS! with host Chuck Newman: