February 3, 2014 | New York
Susan Battley has been elected to the boards of two iconic cultural institutions, the Smithsonian Institution Libraries and the Metropolitan Opera Guild. She is the founder and CEO of Battley Performance Consulting, a boutique advisory firm specializing in leader and boardroom effectiveness.
Her appointment to the Smithsonian Institution Libraries Advisory Board was approved by the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution, which includes the Chief Justice of the United States and the Vice President of the United States.
Battley also joins the board of the Metropolitan Opera Guild in New York City whose mission is to support the Metropolitan Opera and promote opera appreciation through educational programs and publications. The Guild publishes Opera News, the largest-circulation classical-music magazine in North America.