Jon Sussman joins Frontier Psychiatry as a Clinical Management and Quality Consultant with a lifelong passion for improving the provision of mental healthcare for all who require it. He was born and raised in Chicago’s north shore and later attended The University of Chicago where he received degrees in Neuroscience and the History, Philosophy, and Social Studies of Science and Medicine. Following graduation, Jon worked in Chicago and Illinois politics as an advocate for women’s health and reproductive justice. He then transitioned to a product management role for a women-owned medical technology company focused on eliminating disparities intrinsic to the social determinants of health. Jon then completed all coursework for a concurrent degree in the Science of Healthcare Delivery that is expected to be awarded in May of 2022. During this time, Jon worked as a Clinical Management Consultant for Vitality Biopharma, inc. Jon is elated to join Frontier and to use knowledge as an expression of love to ameliorate suffering. Outside of work, Jon is an avid reader, podcast listener, hiker, and poet.
Areas of Expertise
Health System Management
Continuous Quality Improvement (Lean Six Sigma Green Belt)
Education & Training
B.A. The University of Chicago
M.S. from Mayo Clinic/ASU Partnership Program, expected 5/2022