VP, Diveristy & Inclusion and Corporate Giving, Express Scripts
As Vice President, Diversity, Inclusion and Corporate Giving, Susan is responsible for shaping and steering the company’s enterprise-wide diversity and inclusion strategy and guiding the organization’s philanthropic and community outreach strategy and initiatives. In this role, she is responsible for formulating creative and innovative programs, processes and procedures for recruiting, developing and retaining a diverse workforce while leading the organization’s Executive Diversity Advisory Board, Employee Resource Groups and the Express Scripts Foundation.
A six year veteran of Express Scripts, Susan has been recognized for her work in diversity and inclusion by Diversity Woman, Inclusion and Savoy magazines, the Metro St. Louis YWCA, the St. Louis chapter of the NAACP and is a recipient of the St. Louis Business Journal’s Diversity Leader Award, Diversity Plus magazine’s Top 25 Women Impacting Diversity, Diversity Woman’s Top 50 Diversity Champions, the NCCJ Brotherhood Sisterhood Award, the Jennings School District, the Urban League’s Salute to Women in Leadership and Black Enterprise’s Top Executives in Corporate Diversity.
Actively involved in the community, Susan serves on the boards of the United Way of Greater St. Louis, Lifelong Vision Foundation, FamilyForward (vice president – HR), HOME WORKS! and the Arts and Education Council (Board Secretary).
Married to Drexel for thirty-two years, Stith is the proud mother of two college students, Alexandria and Clark. She obtained a BS from the University of Missouri-Columbia and an MA from the University of Phoenix.