Susan Braun is the Chief Executive Officer for the V Foundation. As a passionate advocate for people with cancer, she has spent more than 20 years working toward ways to diminish suffering caused by cancer and other conditions, at the individual and the global level.
Among her appointments and responsibilities, Susan has served on boards and/or committees for several organizations, including: National Cancer Institute, American Society for Breast Disease, World Society of Breast Health, California Breast Cancer Research Program, the Barbara Smith Fund, Americorps NCCC, National Dialogue on Cancer, Intercultural Cancer Council, the ASCEND Foundation and Smith Center for Healing and the Arts.
Susan received her bachelor’s degree in English and sociology from George Mason University and her master’s degree in health science education from the University of Maryland. She also completed an academic graduate program (master’s equivalent) in international business and marketing at the University of Muenster in Muenster, Germany.