Suzanne Gershowitz is the Manager of Academic Programs at AEI, where she has worked since June 2014. She is responsible for building and managing AEI’s on-campus programs and executing its broader college and university outreach, including to college and university faculty and administrators.
Suzanne joined AEI after serving as Director of Business Development at BlueStar Global Investors, LLC, a New York-based start-up firm that develops investment products in the Israeli market. Suzanne worked in business development and marketing at BlueStar for three years, beginning at the company’s founding in 2011. From 2004 to 2006, Suzanne was a Research Assistant in AEI’s Foreign Policy and Defense Studies Department, where she worked for scholars specializing in Middle East foreign policy and published articles and op-eds on subjects related to the Middle East, the United Nations and terrorism. After leaving AEI, Suzanne spent a year working in the public affairs department of the international law firm Foley & Lardner LLP.
Suzanne earned her JD from The University of Chicago Law School and her BA from Harvard College. She is a member of the Business Advisory Board of BlueStar Global Investors, LLC, and was one of the original members of YPFP.