Susannah Balish is Senior Director of Supply Chain leading new product integration and managed assets at COX Communications. With more than 20 years in the telecommunications industry, Susannah has extensive experience developing and implementing strategic initiatives that drive profitability and customer satisfaction. She is an active volunteer in the Atlanta community and has held Board positions in several organizations including Voices for Georgia’s Children, Atlanta Children’s Shelter, Trees Atlanta, Ferst Readers, the Anti-Prejudice Consortium, Atlanta Speech School, and Women in Cable Telecom, Southeast. Susannah is a past president of The Junior League of Atlanta and a member of the Leadership Atlanta class of 2013. She received her MBA from George Mason University, BA from Miami University and studied at the Dolibois European Center.
Susannah resides in Atlanta with her husband Chris and four children, Cameron, Ian, Will and Kate. Most recently, she co-architected MentorUp! a reverse-mentoring program at COX and is actively engaged in a design opportunity to enrich the employee experience. Susannah is passionate about developing the potential of others and aspires to inspire a legacy of leaders to think big, value diverse perspectives, take risks, and always put the customer first.