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Federal official , public policy educator

Susan Carroll Schwab, American public policy educator, former federal official. Board visitors United States Air Force Academy; board directors Signature Theatre; Fellow: National Academy Public Administration (National Association of Performing Artists); member: Council Foreign Relations.


Schwab, Susan Carroll was born on March 23, 1955 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of Gerald and Joan Inga (Newton) Schwab.


Bachelor in Political Economy, Williams College, Massachusetts, 1976. Master of Arts in Development Policy, Stanford University, California, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy in Public Administration & International Business, George Washington University, District of Columbia, 1993.


United States trade negotiator Office United States Trade representative, Executive Office of the President, Washington, 1977-1979. International economist & trade policy officer United States Embassy, Tokyo, 1980-1981. Chief economist, legislation assistant for international trade to senator John C. Danforth United States Senate, Washington, 1981-1986, legislation director, 1986—1989.

Assistant secretary, director general United States & Foreign Commercial Service United States Department Commerce, 1989-1993. Director corporation business development Motorola, Inc., Schaumburg, Illinois, 1993-1995. Dean University Maryland School Public Policy, College Park, Maryland, 1995—2003, professor, since 2009.

President, Chief Executive Officer University Maryland Foundation, Adelphi, 2004—2005. Deputy United States Trade Republican Office United States Trade Republican, Executive Office of the President, Washington, 2005—2006, United States Trade Republican, 2006—2009. Board directors Calpine Corporation, 1997—2005, Caterpillar Inc., since 2009, Federal Express Corporation, since 2009, The Boeing Company, since 2010.

Board advisors Miller Buckfire, since 2009.


Board visitors United States Air Force Academy. Board directors Signature Theatre. Fellow: National Academy Public Administration (National Association of Performing Artists).

Member: Council Foreign Relations.


Married Curtis Carroll, November 20, 2006 (deceased).

Gerald Schwab

Joan Inga (Newton) Schwab

Curtis Carroll