Susan Dearborn, CPA


Susan Dearborn is the National Controller. Sue began her career working as an accountant for a small non-profit in Vermont. Her journey then took her to Honduras for two years as a U.S. Peace Corps Volunteer, working with female micro-entrepreneurs. After Honduras, Sue worked with Jewish Vocational Services teaching refugees how to start businesses, after which she joined the audit team of Grant Thornton, performing audits of private and public companies with a concentration in non-profits. Sue moved to Portland in 2002 and has spent the past 15 years raising her three daughters while working part-time with small businesses. Sue is heavily involved in her North Portland neighborhood school’s P.T.A. and auction committees, and is Treasurer for the North Portland Soccer Club. Sue is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a B.A. in Accountancy from Saint Michael’s College.