1. Money

Susan Lucas-Conwell: Biography

By

Susan Lucas-Conwell

Susan Lucas-Conwell

Susan Lucas-Conwell is Global Chief Executive Officer at Great Place to Work®. An accomplished business leader, Susan provides keen perspective on how building and maintaining great workplace culture drives business success.

Great Place to Work Institute is a global human resources consulting, research and training firm specializing in organizational trust. The Great Place to Work Model is built on 25 years of research and data collected through their Trust Index Employee Survey, which is taken by over 10 million employees annually worldwide.

Great Place to Work provides leadership coaching and culture consulting services to businesses, non-profits and government agencies in 45 countries on all six continents. In the United States, Great Place to Work produces the annual FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For list and Great Place to Work(r) Best Small & Medium Workplaces list published by Entrepreneur.com.

Prior to joining Great Place to Work, Susan had been CEO of SVForum and has held executive positions with Cartier International, Bausch & Lomb’s Ray-Ban and General Mills. She graduated with Honors from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, holds a Master’s Degree in Economic History from Johns Hopkins University and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from The Wharton School.

She is married, has four daughters and lives in Palo Alto, CA. In her spare time, she is a self-diagnosed sports junkie - she watches everything from pro baseball to the Tour de France and girls’ lacrosse and gets up early to run, bike and row.

Interview at About.com Human Resources

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.