Susan Kang | Vice Chair

Susan Kang currently serves as the Senior Director of Development Recruitment and Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Lead at KU Endowment Association​. Prior to that, she worked as the Development Director for the Dole Institute of Politics. In her former life as the Assistant Secretary for Policy and External Affairs at the Kansas Department of Health & Environment, Susan learned the importance of exercising civic leadership in order to create robust, healthy communities.

As a participant of Leadership Kansas, she observed importance of exercising leadership not only in a civic context, but in corporate settings as well. As as a member of Leadership Lawrence, she experienced KLC principles actively used to teach leadership skills.

Susan is a Kansas Health Foundation Fellow and a Kansas Public Health Leadership Institute Fellow. She currently serves on the Lawrence Public Library Board and the Douglas County Citizen Review Board, which makes recommendations to the court on Child in Need of Care cases.

City: Lawrence