Executive Director of Human Resources
Susan Moriarty is honored to be considered for the position of Executive Director of Human Resources at Edmonds Community College. Most recently, Susan has worked for the Washington State Department of Transportation as the Labor Relations Manager for the Washington State Ferries. Before this role, Susan served as the first ever Americans with Disabilities Act Coordinator for the Washington State Ferries. Prior to attending law school, Susan worked at Target as a Human Resources Manager.
Susan earned her Law Degree from Seattle University School of Law focusing on Labor and Employment Law. While in law school, she completed internships with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and with Disability Rights Washington. She also earned her Master of Business Administration Degree from the University of Southern Indiana and her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration Degree from the University of Louisville.
A motivated and skilled human resources and labor relations professional Moreau is the Interim Executive Director for Human Resources at Edmonds Community College. Appointed to this position May 1, 2015, she incorporated the additional duties to her Director of Human Resources and Title IX administrative responsibilities. As the lead administrator for all aspects of labor relations she works on a daily basis with contract administration with the representatives of the WPEA and the AFT.
Moreau brings more than 25 years of extensive experience working with labor organizations in the public and private sectors as well as higher education. Her scope of work includes providing leadership within diverse communities of interest to coordinate with workplace partners for collateral success. Currently at the College she works to support organizational change across campus and within the 5 Star Consortium and the state HRMC. She also serves on a host of core leadership teams for the following:
A native of the Northwest Moreau provides a strong local connection to our community partners that share the mission and values of Edmonds Community College. She has served in advisory and volunteer capacities with local social justice organizations and community service providers. In addition she has served in gubernatorial appointments to the Governor’s Council on Substance Abuse and The Job Training Coordinating Council. Moreau is a graduate of the Edward R. Murrow School of Communications at Washington State University.
Moreau has the human resources skills and current institutional experience to provide the essential leadership and commitment for the success of the students and employees at Edmonds Community College.