Emeritus Trustee | NJ SEEDS
Susan Present became involved with SEEDS after being introduced to the organization by one its inspiring alumni. Committed to educational access and opportunity for deserving students, she served as a SEEDS trustee from 2006-2017, Board Chair from 2011-2015, and Honorary Vice Chair from 2015-2017. Susan also founded Friends of SEEDS, a volunteer group designed to support, enhance and enrich the SEEDS student experience. Susan currently serves on the advisory board of Hendricks Chapel at Syracuse University, is a co-chair of the Jewish Women’s Foundation of New Jersey, and is a founding chair of the Women Fighting Hunger council of the Community Food Bank of NJ. A graduate of Tufts University, Susan had careers at Christie’s auction house and in the public relations arena.