Ms. Daoussi is the Division Chief in the License Directorate at the Defense Technology Security Administration (DTSA). She is responsible for the supervision of Senior Analysts and Action Officers that provide DoD recommendations on Department of State regulations, commodity jurisdiction requests and enforcement actions and recommendations on Department of Commerce Commodity Classification requests under the Export Administration Regulation. Her Division also develops positions on Department of State and Commerce licenses for export under Direct Commercial Sales for electronics, naval systems, mission systems, sensors and night vision devices. She has worked at DTSA since 2004.
Prior to her position at DTSA, Susan worked at the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) for the Foreign Policy Division as part of the Office of National Security. Susan performed policy analysis on export control policy issues related to the Export Administration Regulations.
Ms. Daoussi’s prior experience also includes positions with international non-profit organizations.
Susan holds a M.A University of Denver, Colorado, and she holds a B.A. from the University of Texas at Austin.