Sue Palleschi is the Assistant Director of Hospitality and Event Services at UMass Lowell.

Sue Palleschi

Assistant Director

Hospitality and Event Services


  • B.S. Travel & Tourism, Salem State University


Sue has over 25 years of experience in the event industry including: city wide event planning for the Boston Convention and Tourist Bureau, special event planning across the country and in Europe for the Ziff-Davis Publishing Company, and in higher education for the past 8 years working in Hospitality & Event Services at UMass Lowell.

A rewarding aspect for Sue in the education environment is getting to work directly with our students - mentoring and guiding them and being a part of their growth and development. Off hours, Sue enjoys spending time with her two children, family, the “Dance Moms,” and friends, and embraces all things involving entertaining, decorating, gardening, tailgating, traveling… and is a proud “Mini” to her grandson.