Event Details

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Israel: Private Meetings with Ms. Susan Hettleman, (New) Deputy Senior Commercial Service Officer, U.S. Embassy Tel Aviv

Event Information

Date & time

Thursday, June 1, 2017
1:30 pm ‑ 4:00 pm


Washington, DC


Matthew Calardo at (202) 595-2669 or



Susan Hettleman is the newly-appointed Deputy Senior Commercial Officer for the U.S. Commercial Service Israel. She will relocate to Tel Aviv, Israel in early August 2017 for this assignment.

Ms. Hettleman currently serves as the U.S. Commercial Service New York liaison to the United Nations, advising American companies on UN procurement opportunities and procedures. Additionally, Ms. Hettleman serves on the International Trade Administration’s Smart City Task Force and provides export counseling to New York City companies in multiple industries including architecture, energy, engineering, construction, and environmental technology.

Ms. Hettleman joined the U.S. Department of Commerce in 2015 following a 16-year career in book publishing and financial services; managing marketing teams at Time Inc., Random House, and American Express.

Ms. Hettleman holds a Master of International Affairs degree from Columbia University and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Dartmouth College.