Basso

Senior Vice President for Talent, Culture and Human Resources
The Ohio State University



As Ohio State’s chief human resources officer, Susan Basso provides leadership across all Human Resources organizations to enhance overall culture and foster strategic collaborations that drive organizational effectiveness in support of the university’s mission and vision. She has more than 25 years of leadership experience in human resources.

Prior to joining Ohio State in 2017, she served as vice president for Human Resources at Pennsylvania State University. She has served in numerous leadership roles with the Association of American Universities, the College and University Professional Association for Human Resources and the Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association of America – College Retirement Equities Fund.