Director of First Impressions
Susan is the Director of First Impressions for Fusion Academy Newton.
Susan came to Fusion Academy Newton from the Price Center supervising a unit of individuals with moderate disabilities. Prior to that Susan worked in both the Newton and Boston Public Schools as well as a private agency as a Behavior Therapist and Music Therapist. Susan has an undergraduate degree in violin performance from Boston University. Susan freelanced for many of the major organizations in the Boston area for many years. During this time, Susan also offered individual and group classes both in a private home studio as well as several public schools in the Boston area. Additionally, Susan began working with individuals with disabilities as a music tutor providing music therapy classes in her private studio. This led to Susan training and working as a Behavior Therapist in the Boston Public and Newton Public Schools as well as in several private agencies in the area.
In her spare time, Susan exercises a LOT and loves to garden, cook, read books and bargain shop! She loves to hike and enjoys being outside as much as possible.