Suzanne LaFlair is NASTAD’s Director of Human Resources and Administration. Suzanne plays a leadership role in the oversight of all human resources and operations activities and works collaboratively across the organization to assess, anticipate and solve HR-related issues. Prior to NASTAD, she has held similar roles with CRDF Global and American Councils, in addition to international law firms and federal government contractors. Suzanne received her BA in Russian language and History from the University of Rochester and her MA in Russian Area Studies from Georgetown University. She is a certified human resources professional with both the HR Certification Institute and the Society for Human Resources Management.