Susan Kasteler

Research Project Coordinator


1709 Capital Hall
(205) 348-6493

Initiatives: HomeFirst, background checks, Poverty, Faith, & Justice in AmericaEvery Move Counts

Susan, a native of Jackson, MS, graduated from Mississippi College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Sociology, earning the Senior Sociology Award due in part to her work with Appalachia Service Project during summer breaks. Since graduation, she has worked and volunteered with several organizations including Habitat for Humanity International, as well as several local Habitat for Humanity affiliates, Community Action Agency, the YMCA, The Christian Appalachian Project, and the American Red Cross. Prior to joining the CESR staff in 2017, Susan worked for the Tuscaloosa County School System as a Para-educator working with special education students.