Susan R. Thau

Public Policy Consultant, Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA)
• Advocacy Track: The Naked Truth about Medical Marijuana
Wednesday, March 30, 2016, 12:30 pm to 1:45 pm

Thau_Sue-lgSue Thau, MCRP, serves as the Public Policy Consultant for Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America. She is nationally recognized for her advocacy and legislative accomplishments on behalf of the substance abuse prevention field. Ms. Thau has an extensive background in public policy and has held high positions at the federal, state and local levels. She was a Budget Examiner and Legislative Analyst at the Office of Management and Budget, in the Executive Office of the President, for more than 10 years. Ms. Thau was a driving force behind the passage, reauthorization and full funding of the Drug-Free Communities Act. An expert on demand reduction issues, she has worked to save and enhance funding for all federal substance abuse prevention and treatment programs over the last two decades.