After graduating from Cook College/Rutgers University, years later Susan went back to school to receive her teaching certification from Montclair State University; she is NJ state certified to teach K-5 as well as English/Language Arts (middle school and high school). Last year, she completed her masters in English/Creative Writing with a concentration in screenwriting from Southern New Hampshire University (online).
Before teaching, Susan worked at various jobs in the publishing field; among other things, she wrote teacher books for Scholastic. She has taught elementary as well as middle school English Language Arts in the public school setting.
Fun Facts and Hobbies
- Susan enjoys running for exercise as well as adventure. A few years ago, she and her husband set out to run a half marathon in all 50 states. They have completed 20 states so far.
- Susan plays the trombone as well as the bass. She helps run her local community band, and organizes an annual music event in her hometown.