HGA has hired Suzanne Abbott, LEED AP BD+C, as associate vice president in Business Development for the Boston office. She will direct new business opportunities and client relations for the Healthcare practice serving healthcare organizations in the Northeast region.

Abbott has more than 12 years of client management, business development, sales, and strategic planning experience delivering increased healthcare market presence for architecture, engineering, and construction firms nationally and throughout New England. Before coming to HGA, Abbott was a senior business development manager with SMRT, Inc. in Boston where she provided strategic alliances and business opportunities for the full-service architecture, engineering, and planning firm. Abbott has a Bachelor of Science in Environmental and Resource Economics from the University of New Hampshire.