Sue is the proud mother of Taylor, who founded tay-bandz (The Taylor Matthews Foundation), and her two sisters, Ryan and Corey. She is actively involved in advocating for children with cancer and in helping families waging the toughest imaginable battles. While Taylor succumbed to cancer at the age of 16, her spirit and her determination to help others lives on in Sue and all of The Taylor Matthews Foundation family.
Sue is the author of Paint Your Hair Blue, a celebration of life with hope for tomorrow in the face of pediatric cancer which will be published in 2018.
As president of TMF, Sue oversees all of the foundation’s grant making, fundraising, event planning, and financial reporting. She actively collaborates with other cancer foundations, associations, and societies as well.
Sue holds a B.A. in accounting from Franklin and Marshall College. She is a CPA and was previously a Senior Manager at Deloitte. Sue is a member of the Children’s Council at Columbia Medical University and an Executive Mentor at Baruch College.
Sue is currently a member of the National Association of Professional Women; 6-figures; Top Female Executives, Professionals & Entrepreneurs; the National Organization of Italian American Women; the NYS Society of Certified Public Accountants; and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Sue hopes to fulfill Taylor’s dearest wish that someday no child will ever have to face cancer.
Sue lives in New York City with Bob and their daughters Ryan and Corey.