Susan is a Chartered Professional Accountant and legacy designated Chartered Accountant with over 20 years of experience in Canada and Australia. Throughout her career, Susan has focused on service industries, such as information technology and software as a service, television and movie production, investment and securities brokerage, retail, manufacturing, art consulting, and not-for-profit. Susan is driven by process improvement. She is an expert at streamlining processes, implementing operational systems, managing the finance function, and ultimately driving growth and improving the bottom line.
Susan was born and spent her childhood in North Vancouver. She lived in Ontario for eight years before returning to Vancouver to complete her bachelor’s degree at UBC. She lived in Melbourne, Australia for three years before finally returning to Vancouver in 2012. Susan is serving as a director and finance committee member for a local not-for-profit and enjoys volunteering at schools and other events. She loves continuing professional development and mentoring teams. Outside of work, Susan keeps busy with her husband and two amazing girls. Any free time is filled, when possible, with travelling, travelling, and more travelling! She also enjoys the sun and being outdoors, photography, music, and friends. And—of course—red wine and chocolate.