CEO, Siebert Williams Shank & Co., LLC
Suzanne Shank is CEO of Siebert Williams Shank & Co., LLC (SWS), the nation’s top ranked minority and woman owned (MWBE) investment bank. Prior to forming SWS through a merger in 2019, she was CEO of Siebert Cisneros Shank, LLC, a firm she co-founded in 1996, which grew to become the first MWBE firm to rank within the Top 10 among U.S. municipal debt underwriters and the first MWBE to lead a municipal underwriting over $1 billion in principal amount.
She is a board member and advisor to a number of industry and civic organizations including Consumers Energy Company, Rocket Companies, the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, Wharton School Graduate Executive Board, Spelman College and Global Citizen.
A native of Georgia, Suzanne is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School and the Georgia Institute of Technology, where she earned an MBA in finance and a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering, respectively
Suzanne joined The Kresge Foundation Board of Trustees in 2020.