New Castle News

September 14, 2013

Lark names new CEO

Dan Irwin
New Castle News

NEW CASTLE — Dr. Susan L. Lautenbacher has been named chief executive officer of Lark Enterprises Inc.

Lautenbacher of Cranberry Township has been a full-time, temporary instructor in the department of education at Slippery Rock University since 2011.

She holds a master’s of education degree in special education from Slippery Rock and a doctorate in administrative and policy studies, social and comparative analysis in education from the University of Pittsburgh.

She spent several years as a classroom teacher for emotional support and autism and taught at St. Stephen’s Lutheran Academy in Zelieonople.

Lautenbacher has 30 years of experience in programs for people with disabilities.

She replaces Alice Sankey, who died in February.