Susan Sanow

Special Projects Manager, Volunteer Fairfax
  • Volunteer Fairfax
  • United States of America

About Susan Sanow

What was supposed to be a 5-week leave of absence from the VF Board of Directors in 2011, Susan joined the VF staff and never looked back. With a title of Special Projects Manager, responsibilities are open and vary. Currently, Susan juggles two main areas of responsibilities: educational programs (planning ‘em/presenting ‘em) and BoardLink (matching people to boards and boards to people!) And all in just 12 hours a week. Susan's career includes experience in nonprofit management, awards programs. membership development and board training. Susan can be reached at

Years in Nonprofit or Corporate Citizenship

16+ years

Your Organization's Sector


Areas of Expertise or Interest

Board Service Nonprofit Management Nonprofit Capacity Building Training Volunteer Management

Your Organization's Focus Areas

Board Service Nonprofit Capacity Building Skills-Based Volunteering or Pro Bono Volunteer Management

Organization's Size (Employees)

11-25 employees

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Recent Comments

Jun 12, 2020
Replying to Jenny Simmonds

Very thorough and great presentation! Thanks for the scenarios at the end. 

I appreciate the positive feedback! :)