Based in Dallas, Susan Ainsworth was named Manager, Industry Member Programs, at the American Chemical Society in September 2015. She now leads the Heroes of Chemistry program, the Pharma Leaders conference, the Network & Learn program, and other programs, products, and services.
Previously, she was a Senior Editor in the ACS News & Special Features Group at Chemical & Engineering News, ACS’s weekly news magazine. Earlier in her career, she was Houston Bureau Head for C&EN and an Assistant News Editor for Chemical Week magazine, then a McGraw-Hill publication.
She holds a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from The College of Wooster in Wooster, Ohio.