Susan C. Harman

Executive Director

Susan C. Harman is the Executive Director of the Fairfax Library Foundation.

Ms. Harman was the Associate Director of the Northern Virginia Community College Educational Foundation. In that role, she was responsible for cultivation and development at NOVA in the areas of planned giving, corporate and foundation relations, individual giving, and special events.

Ms. Harman has experience of more than 20 years in education, administration and private sector nonprofit management. Previously, she has held positions with the Prince William County Public Schools Education Foundation, the Consortium for Oceanographic Research and Education/Joint Oceanographic Institutions, Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institution, and the National Research Center for Coal and Energy at West Virginia University.

She holds both her B.A. and M.A. degrees in English Language and Literature from West Virginia University.

Ms. Harman is a member of the Centreville United Methodist Church. She is married to Tom Harman and has two children, Sam and Lucy, who are students in the Fairfax County Public Schools.