Susan Freifeld has rejoined AGB Search as a Research Associate after working in this role from 2011 thru 2018. During her previous tenure with AGB Search, Ms. Freifeld supported over fifty (50) searches for senior executives, including presidents, provosts, vice presidents, deans and CFOs. She is a former teacher, having taught art in Illinois Public Schools for over 20 years. Prior to her public school teaching, she taught art at the college level at various institutions: Gustavus Adolphus College in Minnesota, and at several colleges in Portland, Oregon. She also worked in museum education, designing programs for students and teachers at the (now closed) Terra Museum of American Art in Chicago. Ms. Freifeld enjoys writing and research and has assisted in product and resource development for an educational media company, Getting to Know, Inc. She received a BS in Art Education and an MFA, both from the University of Wisconsin, Madison.