Suzanne has been an educator in Maine since 1982. She started her career in Lewiston, ME as an elementary teacher at the 4th and 5th grade levels. In 1990 Suzanne assumed the position of Title I Coordinator for Lewiston Public Schools until 1995. Prior to coming to South Portland, Suzanne served as Assistant Principal and Principal of the Mabel I. Wilson School in M.S.A.D. 51 Cumberland/North Yarmouth from 1995-2004. Suzanne came to South Portland in 2004 as Assistant Superintendent and was appointed as Superintendent of Schools in 2007.
Suzanne earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Recreation Management from the University of Maine, and a Master’s of Education from the University of Southern Maine.