Susan Young is an award winning retailer and accomplished chef. She previously founded Etcetra, a home store focused on offering clients a unique twist on the Shabby Chic design concept. She later attended the Academie de Cuisine cooking school and upon completing her course work, she founded Le Marche, a catering business focused on providing clients with a highly artistic presentation of appetizers & desserts.
In 2015 Ms. Young founded Nobomi, an on-line jewelry boutique. Nobomi focuses on creating a world where women are empowered to become leaders and create change. All the jewelry is handmade by women in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and the U.S. 100% of the proceeds from Nobomi are used to support the Open Arms orphanage in Komga, South Africa, where Susan has dedicated her time every summer to working hands on with the children.
Susan also serves on the board of Project Fleri, a non-profit organization based in Haiti that focuses on long term solutions to poverty by helping to provide education, vocational training and transitional housing for boys.