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Susan McCue

(Former) Board Member

Susan McCue is President of Message Global, a strategic advocacy firm she founded in 2008 for social action campaigns.

She was the founding President and CEO of The ONE Campaign to combat extreme global poverty and was Chief of Staff to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid from 1999 to 2007. Before that, she held numerous communications positions in government and campaigns. She is currently Vice Chair of Humanity United and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.

A New Jersey native, Ms. McCue is a graduate of Rutgers University in New Brunswick, N.J., with degrees in economics and journalism.

McCue served as a member of the Special Committee on the Creation on a Chief Executive Officer.

McCue was appointed to the board on July 2, 2010, to a term expiring on August 13, 2011. By law, any member whose term has expired may serve until a successor has been appointed and qualified.