Susan Silhan is the Director of Events at Apella, Event Space at Alexandria Center. She joined the opening team in June 2010 and has been intimately involved in all sales, marketing, and public relations efforts since. Previously, she worked at Jefferies & Company, Inc., where she managed a variety of domestic and international events. Her passion for events began in college at the University of Virginia where she ran several guerilla marketing campaigns and philanthropic events. Susan has loved having the opportunity to work with a diverse group of clients as part of a talented team at an extraordinary venue.