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Editor , writer , Communications executive

Susan Clancey Strong, American writer, communications executive, editor.


Strong, Susan Clancey was born on November 10, 1939 in Cincinnati. Daughter of William Power and Elizabeth Clancey.


Bachelor, Northwestern University, 1965. Master of Arts, University California, Berkeley, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, University California, Berkeley, 1979.


Teacher Helen Bush Parkside School, Seattle, 1965-1966, Taipei (Taiwan) Language Institute, 1967-1968. Acting instructor University California, Berkeley, 1972-1978, teaching fellow, 1979, lecturer, 1979-1984, St. Mary's College, Moraga, California, 1982-1985. Private practice Orinda, 1985-1990, 97—.

Senior research associate Center for Economic Conversion, 1990-1996. Member Contra Costa County Conflict Resolution Panels, California, 1987-1990. Affiliate Support Center/CTD, San Francisco, 1987-1990.

Delegate United Nations Conference on Economic Conversion, Moscow, 1990. Co-founder "The Who's Counting?" Project, 1996. Founder The Metaphor Project, 1997.


Member Bay Area Global Tomorrow Committee, 1986. Co-founder Peace Economy Working Group, 1988. Co-founder Peace Economy Campaign, 1988.

Member Peace Action National Strategy Committee, 1989-1995, co-chair strategy committee, 1992-1993. Conference co-chairman National Sane/Freeze Congress, 1989-1990, representative national board advisors National Peace Action, Washington, 1989-1995. Member board advisors Peace and Environmental Project, San Francisco, 1986-1988.

Chairman Northern California Sane Freeze, San Francisco, 1985-1989. Co-convenor The Natural Step Open Space Committee Conference, San Francisco, 1997. Member Phi Beta Kappa.


  • Other Interests

    Music, gardening.


Married Oliver Swigert, 1957 (divorced 1972). Children: Silvia, David Mack. Married Richard Devon Strong, 1977 (divorced 1982).

William Power

Elizabeth Clancey

Oliver Swigert

Richard Devon Strong

Silvia Strong

David Mack Strong