Suzanne Hopgood, Director

Ms. Hopgood is a seasoned board member and executive with a developed perspective on leading global trends in corporate governance. She currently serves as Managing Member of The Hopgood Group, LLC and as Chairman of the Board for the Capital Region Development Authority. She previously served as Chairman and/or CEO of public and private companies, including Newport Restaurant Group, Del Global Technologies, Houlihan’s Restaurant Group and Furr’s Restaurant Group, and has held corporate governance positions at Mace Security International, Acadia Realty Trust, and Point Blank Solutions, Inc. She also served as Advisory Board Member of Women Corporate Directors and Managing Director, Board Advisory Services of the National Association of Corporate Directors. Ms. Hopgood holds a Bachelor of Science in business from the University of New Hampshire’s Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics.