Susan McGalla is an entrepreneur who has a great fortune in the business world. She is a native of the United States who was born in East Liverpool, Ohio. As an American Businesswoman, Susan used her skills in sales and marketing to ensure the growth of organizations that she previously served. At the age of fifty-three, she is currently offering advisory services to institutions and establishment. Susan McGalla’s residence is located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania where she resides. The American Businesswoman serves as an executive board member of several organizations including the Magee-Women’s Hospital Research Institute Foundation, and HFF Inc., which offers services in the real estate industry. The entrepreneur prides herself on being associated with the University of Pittsburgh and the Allegheny Conference on Community Development, where she served as a fund manager and a director respectively.
McGalla spent her youthful days with her two brothers and her dad, who was a football coach in East Liverpool. Susan had to carry out all chores in the household since she was a woman. Despite her hectic childhood days, the businesswoman completed her high school education and joined Mount Union College. Susan McGalla pursued an undergraduate program from the university and later graduated with a degree in business and marketing. Besides being an alumnus of the institution, she currently sits on the college’s board of advisors.
Susan MacGalla’s determination in the corporate world that is dominated by men made her seek jobs using her academic credentials. She was always interested in her professional growth, which made her rise through ranks as an employee. Her first employment opportunity was at Joseph Horne Company, where she worked for six years before joining American Eagle Outfitters. The firm absorbed Susan McGalla as a junior employee in 1994. By the time of her departure in 2009, she was serving the company as a president. The American businesswoman then became the chief executive officer of Wet Seal Inc. and later left the firm to established P3 Executive Consulting in 2012. The entrepreneur currently works as the deputy president of Business and Creative Development for the Pittsburgh Steelers. She focuses on attaining the top leadership position in the company. Through her myriad of success in the corporate world, Susan influence women to become leaders.