Susan Vallario, Retired Vice President and Co-Owner, Kurt Versen Company
Susan Vallario began her professional life as a land use specialist for the State of New Jersey at the Hackensack Meadowlands Development Commission. After attending law school, she practiced land use, corporate and commercial real estate law at Beattie Padovano in Montvale. Subsequently, as Vice President and co-owner of Kurt Versen Company, a family-held manufacturing firm, she was responsible for human resource management, financial management and regulatory compliance. In addition to her full-time career, Ms. Vallario has managed the affairs of several family partnerships and trusts. She is a former director and Chair of the Employer’s Association of New Jersey and a member of Valley Hospital’s Women for Health. Ms. Vallario earned a B.A. in Government and an M.A. in Social Relations from Lehigh University, and a J.D. from Pace University School of Law. She is Chair of the Ramapo College Board of Trustees.