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Susan Denton

Assistant Director of Communications
Division of Administration

Susan Denton is the Assistant Director of Communications for the Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury. Susan manages internal communications activities on behalf of the office and guides branding efforts, design and approvals for office publications and special projects. Susan’s work supports both officewide and divisional initiatives.

Susan joined the Comptroller’s Office in 2011. Prior to her service in state government, Susan held other internal communications and public relations management positions within the pharmaceutical and health care industries as well as the nonprofit sector.

A native of Bristol, Tennessee, Susan attended East Tennessee State University in Johnson City where she graduated with a degree in mass communications and business management. She is also a 2015 graduate of the state’s LEAD Tennessee leadership development program.

Susan lives in Franklin with her husband, Kevin, and two daughters. In her spare time, Susan enjoys cooking, dabbling in interior design and spending time with her family.