Susan Palmer Marshall is the Chief Administrative Officer and Operations Partner at LUMA Partners, a strategic advisory firm with an exclusive focus on digital media, marketing and tech companies. In this role she is responsible for the firm’s policies and procedures and management of the day-to-day business and compliance operations. Since the inception of the firm, Susan has produced LUMA’s annual flagship events: Digital Media Summit (NYC), Digital Marketing Summit (Silicon Valley), Cannes Blanc (on the Côte d’Azur), and is an integral member of our marketing team. In addition, she has been known to sing on a parody video or two (or three or four…) of our illustrious CEO’s industry sendups.
Prior to LUMA, Susan was the Events Manager for GCA Savvian and the Manager of Administrative Services for Gridley & Company LLC.
Susan holds a Graduate Diploma in French with Distinction from the University of Dundee in Scotland and is a FINRA-licensed Series 99 Operations Principal. Her favorite past-times are attending theatrical productions and concerts on both sides of the pond and international travel with her Emmy Award-winning producer husband. Susan is an accomplished singer/songwriter (with 5 solo albums) and book editor. The tome about her celebrated magician and ventriloquist father-in-law, Beating a Dead Horse: The Life and Times of Jay Marshall, which she edited, earned the Benjamin Franklin Award for Best Biography.