Susan Bass Levin The Cooper Foundation, President and CEO
Education: Bachelor's degree, University of Rochester; law degree, The George Washington University Law School
Job responsibility: Executive
Company description: Philanthropic foundation
Primary professional/community affiliations: Chamber of Commerce Southern New Jersey; Literacy Volunteers of Camden County; Cherry Hill Public Library; Cooper Lanning Square Renaissance School; New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners
Last book: "The Redbreast: A Harry Hole Novel," by Jo Nesbo
Who are your most influential role models? My parents, who raised me to believe that with hard work, determination and a sense of humor, anything is possible.
When is it appropriate to text in business? Whenever you need to get an answer, assuming the recipient knows how to text back.
What would you give New Jersey for its 350th Birthday? Less snow.
What is your go-to stress buster at work? Reading Facebook to see what my friends and children are doing.
What do you wish someone had told you earlier in your career? Be patient. Take more vacations.
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Susan Bass LevinPresident and CEO
The Cooper Foundation