Sue Barron joined the Dakin team in 2010 as a bookkeeper and in 2016, assumed the role of Director of Finance and Administration. She brings over 15 years of experience in bookkeeping, account analysis, and financial management to Dakin. Her knack for numbers and background in retail management proved valuable in navigating all aspects of financial management, forecasting, and oversight of a diverse multi-program non-profit like Dakin.
Sue’s financial management expertise combined with her strong business acumen allows her to view an organization from both a wide and narrow lens to understand complex issues and drive results in the organization's effectiveness and efficiency. Sue oversees the organization's employee relations, human resource compliance, and benefits administration initiatives.
As a Massachusetts native, Sue has called the Pioneer Valley home for the last 17 years. She now resides in New Hampshire, sharing her home with her husband, son, daughter, and two labs, Bella and Nelson. Aside from travel and boating, her favorite thing to do is relax on the shores of Lake Winnipesaukee surrounded by her family (both two and four-legged).