Susan graduated from the University of Alabama with a Bachelor and Master in Communication Disorders. She received her Educational Specialist Degree in the areas of Leadership and Administration from Lincoln Memorial University. Susan has over 35 years of experience in pediatric speech-language pathology serving in the school systems, private practice and outpatient facilities. She enjoys working with children to facilitate their learning and communication to be successful in life. Susan resides in Rome with her husband, Skip. They have two sons, a daughter-in-law, and a granddaughter. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, cooking, outdoor activities, and spending time with her family and friends.