Susan Patten Consulting

Consulting Services in:

Legislative Advocacy
Leadership Coaching

Team Building


Susan's story is one of connection...

She is passionate about connecting people to each other and to resources to solve problems. She is a versatile and resilient leader with demonstrated success in many forms of storytelling: lobbying, government relations, public affairs, community relations, communications strategy, and journalism. 

By leading teams through multiple acquisitions, consolidations and restructurings at a Fortune 150 Company, she sharpened skills in cultural and operational integration.

Susan gets great joy from coaching, mentoring and developing leaders informally and through formal programs focused on a diverse and inclusive workforce. When everyone's perspective is considered, the team excels and the individuals are happier.


Areas of Practice

Legislative advocacy

With nearly two decades of lobbying for a Fortune 150 company, Susan brings extensive experience and relationships to help clients achieve their legislative goals. 

Birkman Consulting & Coaching

Susan is a Certified Birkman Professional, offering personality and career assessments that paint a rich picture of individuals to uncover and interpret data about behavior, motivations and personality.  

Speaking/Meeting Facilitation

Drawing on her experience in leadership, mentoring and professional development, Susan conducts workshops and seminars on the following topics. Content can be targeted to your organization’s needs and interests.