Susan has been at the University of British Columbia since 2008 and has served as the Director, Centre for Community Engaged Learning, since 2011. Prior to UBC she worked at various higher education institutions including Johns Hopkins University, the University of Maryland Law School, and Reed College. She is a professional educator, skillful relationship builder, community engagement specialist, capacity builder, and strategic leader. Susan holds a Masters from the University of Michigan Centre for the Study of Higher and Postsecondary Education and a Bachelors in History from Kenyon College in Gambier, Ohio. Susan also completed a Certificate in Social Impact Strategy from the University of Pennsylvania and is skilled in the methodological approaches valuable in driving toward impact.