Director of External Relations
Susan Dodson is the Director of External Relations at the Food Bank of Northeast Georgia. In her current role, Susan is responsible for all communications, compliance, special events, grants, and donor relations. Before entering her current position she was the Communications and Compliance Manager. Susan is a native of Rome, Georgia, and attended Berry College and the University of Georgia. She and her husband David have lived in Athens since 1986 and have two children: Jenna, 13 and Kate, 12.
She has been actively involved at Timothy Road Elementary and Clarke Middle School, and will serve as the 2016-2017 PTA President. She has been president of the School Council and also serves as a Parent Representative to the Georgia Board of Education. She has been President of the Junior League of Athens and chaired the first ever Food 2 Kids committee. She has served as a trustee for the Foundation for Excellence in Public Education and is a past-president.