Susan Willetts joined the Memorial Health Board of Directors in 2015 and became vice chair in 2017. She relocated to Savannah from Chicago, where she worked as an advisory director of Goldman, Sachs, & Co. until December 2014. Willets joined the firm as an investment banker in 1989, became managing director in 1996, and was a partner from 2002 through 2011. Prior to joining Goldman Sachs, Willets worked at Microdot and Northwest Industries.
In addition to serving on our Board of Directors, Willetts is on the board of Cellular Dynamics International, a company that develops and manufactures human cells for scientific research and medical use. She is also a board member and past chair of the Chicago Botanic Garden. Willetts was previously a member of the Economic Club of Chicago and The Chicago Network, and she served on the board of the city’s Field Museum.
Willetts attended Dartmouth and earned her MBA at Northwestern University.