Born in Berkeley, Susan lived in the bay area, owned two businesses for many years before relocating to Paradise. She has been in the education profession for 28 years as classroom Teacher, a District Mentor Teacher, a Title 1 Teacher Leader, a K-12 Program Specialist, Middle School Vice-Principal, a K-5 Principal, a K-12 School Support Administrator and currently as Assistant Superintendent of Educational Support Services. She has been at BCOE for 5 years.
Susan is currently representing rural California in a Statewide initiative to scale-up school systems.
Susan is happily married, has four children & five grandchildren! Although she doesn't have any pets she has many wildlife visitors up in Paradise! Susan loves to cook - She competes in Dutch oven cook off competitions when her schedule allows!!