Susan A. Ostrander
Director of Professional Development
Susan Ostrander is the Director of Professional Development at the National Association of Foreign-Trade Zones (NAFTZ) and handles all educational events.
She joined the Association in January 2009.
For nearly nine years, Susan was Director of Professional Development at the National Association of Surety Bond Producers operating the education and meeting departments as self-sustaining, financially successful entities.
Prior to that, she was the Director of Operations at the National Association of Corporate Directors responsible for managing operations, meetings, and education programs.
experience at The Jefferson Group
, a government/public relations firm, included Human Resources Director and managing the year-round Internship Mentoring Program.
Susan has also held positions with the American Meat Institute and the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
A former teacher, Susan graduated for Thiel College in Pennsylvania with a BA in Education and English and a minor in Business.
has two married children and one grandson.