Susan Emmer

Senior Director, Impact Partnerships, Strategic Relations

I Prize Health Education, Environmental Awareness & Animal Welfare.

Susan joins XPRIZE as Director of Marketing with more than 20 years in strategic marketing roles, and an expertise in developing creative cross-promotional marketing programs and brand extensions in both the corporate and nonprofit sector.  

Before coming to XPRIZE, Susan was the Director of Marketing & Corporate Development at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Santa Monica. Prior to that she founded Silicon Beach Marketing as well as Farmacy Agency, a marketing lifestyle firm focusing on socially and environmentally conscious companies. While living in New York City, Susan worked at Time Inc. as PEOPLE magazine’s Director of Entertainment Marketing. She also managed the magazine’s high-profile charity arm, and is a two-time winner of Time Inc.’s prestigious “President’s Award.” 

Susan received a Bachelors of Arts in Environmental Studies from Franklin & Marshall College, and then studied Geology at the Colorado School of Mines. She is also is a certified Whole Health Educator, and a health & wellness blogger.