Sue Stemen, Director of College Counseling and Legal Counsel, joined Park Tudor in 2001 and will retire at the end of the school year. In her role leading the College Counseling department, she has helped countless students find their best fit as they move on to college.
Sue has been a leader in her field and has been honored with numerous accolades throughout her career. Most recently, she was awarded the Dorothy Cheesman Distinguished Service Award at the Indiana Association of College Admission Counselor’s 2021 state conference. This award is presented to an individual who has distinguished themselves through exemplary service to their students and to the profession. Sue has been a member of the National Association of College Admissions Counselors (NACAC), the Indiana Association of College Admissions Counselors (INACAC), Indiana State Bar Association, Education Law Association, and the Indiana ACT State Organization. She recently completed a 5-year term on the INACAC Executive Board, serving as Chair of its Admission Practices Committee, in addition to serving on the NACAC Affiliate Admission Practices Committee. Sue is currently on the SMU Counselor Advisory Board and previously served on the Admissions Advisory Board for IUPUI and has been a panelist at the NACAC national convention and INACAC state convention. In addition, she has been a member of the board of directors of Girls Inc. of Indianapolis and the Hamilton County United Way Advisory Board. Sue was a member of the Global Village teams for Habitat for Humanity International, building homes in Lesotho, South Africa, and Guatemala.
Prior to beginning her career at Park Tudor, Sue worked as an attorney in both the public and private sectors. She earned a B.A. cum laude from DePauw University, and a J.D. from Indiana University School of Law.
We thank Sue for her dedication and countless contributions to Park Tudor!