Susan VanGilder


With more than 20 years’ executive search experience, Susan has identified and recruited leaders for a wide variety of institutions in the education and nonprofit sectors, in the United States and abroad. Prior to the founding of Storbeck/Pimentel and Associates, Susan worked in the Education Practices of A.T. Kearney and another international executive search firm. Now based in the Washington, D.C. area, Susan has lived and worked in Hawaii, Germany, and Belgium. Her previous work experience includes managing the information center at the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) and serving as liaison to its board committee on career opportunities for minorities and women. During her tenure at CASE, she coordinated numerous career development conferences for college, university, and independent school advancement officers.