Susan Poulton

Chief Digital Officer

The Franklin Institute

Susan Poulton is President of the digital strategy consulting firm Door 44 Digital and the Chief Digital Officer of The Franklin Institute science museum in Philadelphia. She has seventeen years of digital media strategy experience, working with organizations in both the for-profit and non-profit sectors. Before founding her current consulting firm, Susan spent seven years as Vice President of Digital Media for the National Geographic Society and prior to that spent nine years at America Online specializing in large-scale digital live event and content production.
An avid traveler, photographer, and space enthusiast, Susan spends her spare time photographing rocket launches and volunteers to provide media and digital training to non profit organizations around the world including photography workshops with young people through National Geographic Photo Camp.
Susan Poulton graduated from Virginia Tech University in 1996 with B.A. degrees in Journalism and English Literature.