As Chief Operations Officer for Navigate Forward, Suzanne Wall spends most of her time behind the scenes, but her vital role definitely keeps the business running smoothly for our valued clients and our team of executive consultants.
Suzanne brings financial acumen and extensive experience in operations and leadership to her role. Most recently, she served as COO for iRelaunch, a pioneering firm focused on professional career re-entry after an extended break. She also enjoyed a successful tenure in international trade finance and corporate banking.
Suzanne excels at streamlining operational processes, finding new efficiencies and cultivating strong internal teams, all to support smart organizational growth. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Pomona College and an MBA from UCLA’s Anderson School of Management.
Outside the office, Suzanne is an avid gardener, cook and book club organizer. She advocates for programs and organizations that serve the needs of individuals with developmental disabilities, and is active with The Arc Minnesota, Gigi’s Playhouse and Minnesota Special Olympics. Originally from California, she now embraces the Minnesota lifestyle with distance cycling in the summer and Nordic skiing in the winter.