Susan Casey | Manager
As a Manager, Susan supports the Non-Profit Services Division at Ignite. She is an accomplished fundraising professional whose wide-ranging career has included broadcast production and nonprofit development management overseas.
In Susan’s role with The National Trust for Ireland, one of Ireland’s most respected charities, she was a key player in the development of a new national fundraising strategy. Prior, Susan was a longtime Senior Producer for NPR’s nationally-broadcast Diane Rehm Show, responsible for all programming aspects necessary to bring that award-winning daily radio talk show to broadcast. During her work with WAMU 88.5 at American University as a Project Manager, she helped secure major grant funding for media reporting and provided development strategy support. In collaboration with NPR, Susan also managed the team that created WAMU’s nationally-broadcast radio program, 1A.
Susan earned a Master of Historic Preservation from the University of Georgia and a Bachelor of Liberal Arts from Xavier University. In her free time, she loves traveling, live theater, and discovering really good books. She lives in Loveland with her partner, Patrick.