Susan Varghese

Senior Associate

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Susan Varghese is a Senior Associate at The Raben Group’s New York City office, with a focus on strategic communications. She helps clients with messaging, social media, and more.

Prior to joining Raben, she led communications and marketing at SHOFCO, a nonprofit working to educate girls and empower communities in Kenya. At SHOFCO, Susan was responsible for revamping the organizational brand, which included creating and executing digital strategy, producing marketing videos, and leading a website redesign. She also penned speeches, talking points, and blog entries for the CEO.

Susan graduated from Purchase College with a B.A. in journalism. She is passionate about social justice, women’s empowerment, and really good dessert.

Other career highlights:

– Supported marketing, fundraising, and social media at City Year, a national education nonprofit
– Started career as a community newspaper reporter on Long Island, NY
–  Served in AmeriCorps in San Antonio, Texas
– On-site assistant at 2010 MTV Movie Awards and Music Awards