Susi Collins is a project manager for the Global Policy Advocacy division at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and serves on the leadership team of Latinos in Philanthropy, an employee resource group at the foundation.
Prior to joining the Gates Foundation, she worked as an outreach manager at the Cultures of Resistance Network, a family foundation supporting grassroots social justice groups in the developing world. Before then, she was an event planner at Starwood Hotels & Resorts in San Francisco.
Susi received her Masters of Nonprofit Administration from the University of San Francisco and received a Bachelor of Science in Hospitality Management from San Francisco State University. She serves on the Board of Trustees at the Foundation for International Understanding Through Students at the University of Washington. Originally from Lima, Peru, she currently lives in Seattle with her husband and their young son.