Matthew Sussis

Assistant Director of Communications

As Assistant Director of Communications for the Center for Immigration Studies, Matt Sussis disseminates the Center's research and analysis to the media, lawmakers, immigration analysts, and the general public. He assists with press relations, public relations, coordination of special events, and is responsible for the Center's social media presence. Mr. Sussis also conducts research, with a focus on the environmental impacts of immigration.

Prior to joining CIS, Mr. Sussis worked in investment banking as an Equity Research analyst at Credit Suisse in New York. Mr. Sussis graduated Magna Cum Laude with a master’s degree in political journalism and communications from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism in Chicago, and graduated Magna Cum Laude with a bachelor’s degree in political science from Duke University.

Since starting at CIS, Mr. Sussis has worked based out of New Jersey/New York.