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Susan Mitchell, MEL

Founder &

Chief Executive Officer

Susan Mitchell is the co-founder of Guardians of Honor (GOH). Guardians of Honor is a GovCon consulting firm with a 24-year track record of success delivering grants management, research and evaluation, logistics, and technical assistance solutions to government, industry, and the community.

AmeriCorps, Army – Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program, the Department of Education, Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, the National Science Foundation, and the Department of the Treasury are just a few of the clients who find value in GOH’s integrity-based solutions that protect people, programs, and performance.

Susan is committed to improving access to and success in education, healthcare, workforce, and economic development. Prior to GOH, Ms. Mitchell worked in the Office of General Counsel for various public and private organizations, including the Department of Veterans Affairs, the Federal Elections Commission, the United States Postal Service, Unisys Corporation, and Rolls-Royce North America.

Ms. Mitchell serves on the board of directors for Virginia Career Works and STEM for Her, is a Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce GovCon Committee vice chair, and sits on the Cybersecurity CoE advisory board for Northampton Community College and BCT Bank.

Susan earned a master’s degree in Executive Leadership from Liberty University, a graduate certificate from Hampton University, and a BS in Mass Communications from Norfolk State University