Susan Herold

Senior Associate, Advocacy and Fundraising


(202) 462-6262
1101 17th Street, NW Suite 500
Washington, DC 20036
United States

Susan joined Consumers Union in 2003 as media director of the Washington DC office, and now specializes in strategizing, messaging and fundraising across all of the organization’s advocacy campaigns.

Prior to joining CU, Susan worked in the U.S. Senate for Sen. Dick Durbin as an American Political Science Association journalism fellow. Her journalism career has spanned more than 25 years, including as an investigative reporter, political editor and metro editor of the Phoenix Gazette. Susan also edited a magazine and taught journalism at the university level, and was a Kiplinger Investigative Reporting fellow and a Poynter Institute Media Management fellow. She has a B.S. and M.A. in journalism and attended law school.

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