Suzanne Hadley is well-qualified for MB City Council

22 -year
Manhattan Beach


small business

Decades of
community involvement
& committment

Professional Experience

  • Corporate finance 1985-1987
    Bankers Trust: Atlanta and New York
  • Treasury 1987-1989
    RJR Nabisco: Atlanta
  • Consulting Summer 1990
    McKinsey & Company: Atlanta
  • Marketing 1991-1996
    Columbia House: New York
  • Small-business owner of retail store 1992-2002
    Nancy’s Petites: Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
  • Aide, Manhattan Beach Library 2016-present

Volunteer Experience

  • Block captain Neighborhood Watch 2006-present
    500 and 600 blocks of 30th and 31st Streets
  • President, School Site council 2016-present
    Mira Costa High School
  • Treasurer, MB Coordinating Council 2016-present
  • Parent volunteer 2000-2017
    Various school groups and local sports
    Mira Costa baseball and football, Mira Costa HS marching band, MBMS band, Little League baseball and softball, AYSO
  • Chair of the Board of  Circle of Love Preschool 2002-2006


  • Earned an MBA in 1991 at The Tuck School at Dartmouth in Hanover, New Hampshire
  • Earned a B.A. in 1985 at Mount Holyoke College in South Hadley, Massachusetts. Double major in Economics and Russian Language & Literature. Studied in Moscow for one semester during the Cold War: Aug-Dec 1983. Performed work/study all four years of college: Freshman year as dorm pot washer; sophomore-senior years as administrative assistant in college’s Department of Russian.
  • Proficient in financial accounting and QuickBooks


  • 22-year Manhattan Beach Resident
  • Married 26 years to David Hadley
  • Mother of four great kids, all educated  within MBUSD: Grand View Elementary, MBMS, and Mira Costa. Our son is a graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and second lieutenant in the U.S. Army. Our oldest daughter is a former NCAA Division 1 scholarship gymnast and a senior at the College of William & Mary. Our second daughter is a college sophomore in nursing at the University of Michigan. Our youngest daughter is a senior at Mira Costa.
  • Raised in Wisconsin; have also lived in Massachusetts, Georgia, New Hampshire and New York
“I’m supporting Suzanne for council on March 5. Suzanne owned a retail business for 20 years. She will work to keep MB special and our local businesses strong.”
Linda McLoughlin Figel – owner, {pages: a bookstore}

Support Suzanne to keep Manhattan Beach special.

Campaign address:  2711 N. Sepulveda Boulevard #521
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

Phone:  310-750-4630


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