Vice President's Office

Susan A. Norton is the vice president for Augusta University & the Health System human resources department and chief human resources officer. Norton oversees all human resources functions. As chief human resources officer, she partners with the executive leadership team to develop and implement creative strategies to manage the enterprise’s more than 10,000 employees.

Prior to joining the university in 2002, Norton served as director of human resources at Georgia Southern University. She is a certified senior professional in human resources and serves as secretary for the Southern Region of the College & University Professional Association for Human Resources’ board of directors. She is a member of the Society of Human Resource Management and the University System of Georgia Strategic and Policy Advisory committees.

Norton earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of South Carolina and a master’s degree from Georgia Southern University.

If you need assistance from Susan, she can be reached at (706) 721-3777 or email