Chief Executive Officer
Susan Campbell joined the Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Philadelphia Region as a volunteer in 2001 and became a Weekend Manager the following year. In 2004, she joined the staff full-time as the Director of Administration and was promoted to Associate Director in 2006. In 2007, Ms. Campbell became the Executive Director and then transitioned to Chief Executive Officer in 2018.
Ms. Campbell is responsible for the overall operations of our seven major programs including our two Ronald McDonald Houses, three Ronald McDonald Family Rooms located at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, Ronald McDonald Camp, and a Ronald McDonald Care Mobile. In addition, Ms. Campbell is responsible for strategic planning as well as managing the organization’s financial and development plans including an annual operating budget of more than $6.5 million dollars. She is also responsible for the current expansion project at our Chestnut Street House location and the related $55 million capital campaign.
Prior to joining the Chapter, Ms. Campbell spent eight years at the Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare, Office of General Counsel. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Finance and in Law and Public Policy and a master’s degree in Public Administration.