Sue joined the firm in 2005 as a Principal and has more than 30 years of experience in public outreach, grant writing, and governmental affairs. Through her time with Millennium, she has become the firm’s leader on disaster recovery projects and funding procurement, securing her position as a regional expert in FEMA Public Assistance and Hazard Mitigation Grant Programs. Susan’s knowledge of the field and existing relationships enable her to communicate effectively with multiple levels of stakeholders on complex projects, ensuring that all stages of a project are followed through in the most effective and efficient way possible. Prior to joining Millennium Strategies, Sue served as President of SMS Consulting Services, Inc. for ten years, where she provided governmental relations, grant procurement, and consulting services to both private and public sector clients. In addition Sue also served in the administration of Governor James J. Florio, on the staff of several members of the New Jersey Legislature, and in Essex County government. Sue is a graduate of Montclair State University where she received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science.