Sue Finkam

Fire Starter, LLC - Founder/CEO

Sue Finkam amplifies voices of mission-oriented organizations as founder and CEO of FireStarter LLC, a marketing consultancy recognized as a WBENC Women Owned business, and as a city councilor for Carmel, Indiana’s fifth-largest city.
Sue is an exceptionally talented leader and dedicated public servant, always looking for opportunities to make a positive impact through her professional and civic life.
Her commitment to quality is second to none, and her passion for culture, brand and organizational change has contributed extraordinary value to organizations, industries and communities.
Sue leads by example, demonstrating to colleagues and clients that creating a supportive environment and providing industry-disrupting solutions are not mutually exclusive.
Sue is an IU Tobias Fellow, and an alumna of the Stanley K. Lacy Executive Leadership Series and the Richard G. Lugar Excellence in Public Service Series. She was named an IBJ Woman of Influence and an Enterprising Woman Class of Champions member.

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