Susanna is a Family Economic Security Fellow at the National Women's Law Center in Washington, DC. Her work at the Center includes advocacy to preserve and strengthen tax credits and other economic supports available to low-income families. She is a native of Wilkesboro, NC and graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and American University Washington College of Law. Before law school, Susanna worked for the North Carolina Coalition to End Homelessness and Habitat for Humanity International.