Susan Elliott-Bocassi currently serves as Chairman of the Advisory Board for Brighter Children funding schools in Kenya, Honduras, Colombia and India. Prior to this she held an accomplished career in the for-profit sector and served as Vice President – General Manager at Bluestem Brands from 2017 to 2020 where she grew e-commerce +88% and turned around a down trending business. Susan served as Divisional Merchandise Manager, Senior Product Manager and Product Manager at KingSize, one of the Full Beauty Brands, from 2005 to 2016 where she oversaw merchandising leading to four consecutive years of record revenue and profitability. She began her career at Warner Bros. and has held various planning and merchandising roles at Casual Male, J.Jill and Federated Merchandising Group. Susan holds an MBA from the University of Rhode Island and a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from the University of Massachusetts. She resides in Greenwich, CT with her wife and two children.