Susan Harrington

Chief Development Officer


As a mission-driven philanthropy professional, Susie brings more than 20 years of experience spanning public sector and health care institutions. She has expertise in strategic planning and has directed robust fundraising systems, ranging from major and annual giving, development communications, corporate and foundation relations, and event planning. Throughout her career, Susie has remained passionate about improving access to high quality and compassionate health care, particularly for those who face the greatest inequities. Susie greatly values the collaboration of her colleagues and community partners to have meaningful impact, accelerating research and saving lives.

Susie was most recently the director for development at Tufts Medical Center, raising major gifts for multiple oncology and health service lines. Prior to that, she led fundraising efforts for Quincy Community Action Programs, and managed communications for the Boston Public Health Commission.

Susie holds a bachelor’s degree in government and international relations, with a minor in anthropology, from the University of Notre Dame.