Susan Crown is a Vice President of Henry Crown & Company, a Chicago-based investment firm and the Chairman and Founder of SCE, a social investment organization that connects talent and innovation with market forces to drive social change.
Crown is Chairman of the Executive Committee of Illinois Tool Works and Vice Chair of Rush University Medical Center. She serves on the Board of Directors of Northern Trust Corporation, and a trustee of the Natural Resources Defense Council and founder/co-chair of NRDC’s Midwest Council.
She serves on the Executive Committee of the Commercial Club of Chicago and is a member of the National Finance Committee for the Romney Campaign.
Crown holds a B.A. from Yale University and an M.A. from New York University. Crown and her husband William Kunkler have two adult children and live in Chicago.