Susan is a Principal at Hancock Askew and has over 35 years of experience in both public and private accounting. She serves individuals, fiduciaries, partnerships, family owned businesses, and nonprofit organizations in the areas of tax planning and compliance.
Susan began her career in the audit department of the Springfield, Massachusetts office of Coopers & Lybrand. Her prior experience includes operating as Controller of a concrete and aggregate company and of three different nonprofit agencies and working for three additional public accounting firms.
Susan was a member of the first class of women at Dartmouth College from which she graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics. She has a Master of Business Administration from the Amos Tuck School at Dartmouth College where she concentrated in accounting. Her professional memberships include the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants, and the Savannah Estate Planning Council. Susan is licensed to practice in Georgia and Massachusetts.
Outside of the office, Susan serves as the assistant Treasurer at St. John’s Church, the Treasurer of the Live Oak Public Libraries Foundation, and as a member of the Finance Committee for the Historic Savannah Foundation. She was previously on the board of the Savannah Estate Planning Council and the Historic Savannah Foundation and on the vestry of St. John’s Church.