Susan Harley

Deputy Director


Susan is the deputy director for Public Citizen’s Congress Watch division, where she helps coordinate all aspects of the division’s advocacy across multiple issue campaigns, specializing in financial reform, international tax issues and open government initiatives. Susan received her bachelor’s degree from Michigan State University and received her J.D., cum laude in public law and regulation from MSU’s College of Law. She is a member of the State Bar of Michigan. Prior to joining Public Citizen, she worked as policy director of Clean Water Action and Clean Water Fund.

Media Appearances:
Susan has been quoted in The Wall Street Journal, NPR, Roll Call, The Nation, TIME, Consumerist, Columbus Business First, Battle Creek Enquirer, among other media. She is a blog contributor to The Hill and HuffPost. Susan has appeared on America’s Workforce Radio, The Union Edge, Uprising with Sonali, Living Room, Saturday Morning Talkies, KBOO/Portland and other broadcast media outlets.