Susanna Pollack is VP of Partnerships and Special Projects at Games for Change (G4C). Founded in 2004, Games for Change facilitates the creation and distribution of social impact games that serve as critical tools in humanitarian and educational efforts. Games for Change aims to leverage entertainment and engagement for social good. To further grow the field, G4C convenes multiple stakeholders, highlights best practices, incubates games, and helps create and direct investment into new projects. At G4C, Susanna focuses on building partnerships and fundraising for the annual G4C festival as well a year-round programs.
Over the years, Susanna has worked with television networks, consumer brands, media and digital agencies, not-for-profits, and content creators to develop consumer-facing experiences that entertain and inspire social engagement. She comes from a 13 year stint at the BBC where she led coproductions and sales efforts in the US for BBC’s award winning television content. She also held strategic positions in the growth of BBC’s children and youth related initiatives in the US. Susanna serves on several Advisory Boards in the media industry and resides in Connecticut with her husband and two sons. She graduated with a BA from Skidmore College.