Susan Dawson

Associate, Director of Marketing

Susan is the Director of Marketing for GHT Limited, a leading MEP Engineering firm in the Washington, DC Metropolitan region. She develops and implements marketing policies and sets marketing strategies firm-wide, including internal and external communications, public relations, branding, and thought leadership. Since joining the firm in 2016, she has helped cement GHT’s position of one of the largest locally owned engineering firms in the region and demonstrates an unparalleled commitment to their core values of Integrity, Innovation, Client Focus and Excellence.

Susan works with the Board of Directors to organize, plan and manage the firm’s sales efforts in new and existing markets; influence policies in Production, Administration and Human Resources; and champions the GHT culture. Susan represents the firm to clients, peer organizations and colleagues through her involvement in SMPS DC; her five years of continued service on the USGBC National Capital Region’s Market Leadership Advisory Board; and her leadership in the Zweig Group’s ElevateHer program, where she served as a Cohort in the inaugural class of 2020, again in 2021, and returning as a Mentor in 2022. She is a LEED Accredited Professional with a specialty designation in Building Design + Construction and holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Maryland, College Park.