Susy Francis, Psy.D, MBA, Licensed Clinical Psychologist
President & CEO
Dr. Susy Francis is the President and CEO of Cornerstone Counseling Center of Chicago in Chicago, IL where she has served for over 11 years.
is a bilingual (Spanish) psychologist with over 15 years of experience providing therapy, consulting, and coaching for adults, children, and families in a variety of settings.
passion is creating access to quality mental health resources for people of all socio-economic, cultural, and religious backgrounds.
has been featured on Moody Radio, ABC's Windy City Live, First Business News Network, and other media outlets to provide relevant insights for listeners/viewers on a variety of topics.
also had the honor of being featured as CBS's
"Woman to Know.
founded Thrive Group International LLC
, a speaking, coaching and consulting firm, in January of 2014.
Dr. Francis oversees a program that serves over 300 students each week in over 20 Chicago neighborhoods through education that helps under-performing students remove the social and emotional barriers to learning.
In addition, Dr. Francis
is a frequent presenter at educational, business, and religious institutions and trains over 1000 people every year on topics like workplace performance enhancement, parenting, and healthy relationships.
She also serves as an executive consultant to organizations in a variety of fields.
A native of St. Croix, US Virgin Islands, Dr. Francis did her undergraduate studies at Wheaton College (IL) and earned her doctorate degree in Clinical Psychology from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology.
She earned her MBA from North Park University.
She is an adjunct faculty at the Chicago School of Professional Psychology, and is a Fellow of Leadership Greater Chicago.
Dr. Francis serves on several boards including the Leadership Greater Chicago's Fellow Association Board and the Board of Visitors for Wheaton College.