Susan Tannehill

Deputy Director, Finance and Administration

Ms. Tannehill leads finance and administration processes for all HHI programs. Her current responsibilities include coordination of pre- and post-award grant management, as well as budget forecasting and financial accounting.

Prior to joining HHI, Ms. Tannehill was the Executive Director of the Program on Humanitarian Policy and Conflict Research. She came to Harvard in 2011 from the AIDS Action Committee where she worked for 13 years, most recently as the Director of Client Services. During her tenure there she gained experience with state, federal, and private sponsors; with supervision of a large, diverse staff; and with the needs of individuals who are compromised due to health, economic, or socio-political reasons.