Susan Buehler, Executive Vice-President
Susan has more than a decade of media and strategic communications experience. She currently manages the day-to-day operations of Bellevue Communications and some of firm’s largest clients including Citizens Bank, Campbell Soup and McDonald’s. In addition, she spearheads the firm’s media training and crisis communications projects.
Susan is a former television journalist with more than 15 years of experience in television news, having worked as a reporter, editor, and producer at stations in Philadelphia, Des Moines, and Sioux Falls. Eventually, she became the managing editor of Fox News in Philadelphia where she made key decisions on news coverage, planning, and scheduling. In addition to her television news experience as a reporter, anchor and producer, Susan also has valuable public relations experience. She served as a spokesperson for PECO Energy in Philadelphia from 1991 to 1993 and handled media inquiries, planning and strategies for its crisis communications and emergency response units.
A native of Bucks County, Pennsylvania Susan is a four-time Emmy award nominee for outstanding general reporting and breaking news stories. In 2001, Susan won an Emmy for extended coverage of a breaking news story. Her reporting and producing of the Pier Collapse along Delaware Avenue put the team covering the story ahead of the pack.
She currently serves on the Executive Committee of the National Academy of Television Arts and as a Trustee. Additionally, she serves on the Board of Governors for the Philly Ad Club. She is Past President of the board of the Mid-Atlantic chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences and is active in the Philadelphia Public Relations Association and the Public Relations Society of America. In 2015, Susan was honored with a Woman of Distinction award by the Philadelphia Business Journal and inducted into the Forum of Executive Women.
Susan holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Broadcast Journalism from the S.I. Newhouse School of Communications at Syracuse University.