Our Executive Director
Pastor Susanne has served in this position since July of 2012. Prior to this position she served as Associate Pastor for Spiritual Formation and Congregational Care at Luther Place Church in downtown Washington DC. She was involved in a ministry similar to Lifeline in upstate New York from 2005-2006 and was a Lifeline volunteer prior to her assuming the position of Executive Director.
She is a graduate of Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary. Additionally she holds an undergraduate degree from the University of Southern California and a law degree from Antioch School of Law. Prior to seminary Pastor Susanne worked as an attorney in DC for almost 20 years. She served in positions in all three branches of the Federal government and in private practice.