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Susan Swig

Chair Education / Public Practice, SFMOMA

Biography

Susan Swig is an active member of her community and has served numerous arts, educational and environmental organizations on their advisory boards.

Currently, her main focus is as a trustee at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art where she chairs the Education and Public Practice Committee. In this capacity she is part of a team re-inventing ‘arts education’ at SFMOMA, assuring that it is core to the museum’s mission and values, as well as forging new programs and partnerships that further the educational mission at the museum - including expanded film, performance and public programs SFMOMA is in the midst of an extraordinary expansion and Susan has been an active participant in the visioning of this Civic project of envisioning and creating a contemporary art museum for the 21c.

Susan has also been a member of the board of directors of The Swig Company, a privately held investment company of commercial real estate properties in major markets across the United States.

Susan has a BA from UC Berkeley and a BFA from Art Center College of Design. She resides in San Francisco.