Susan - veteran, mother, and wife - has a diverse writing career that spans more than three decades. She spent twenty years as a technical/professional writer for the US Navy followed by a stint as an environmental nonprofit Executive Director. Now a food and wine writer, she crafted delicious articles for a nonprofit arts magazine and currently works in the private sector. Susan dreams of publishing her novel-in-progress. In an effort to improve the quality of her work, she completed a Professional & Continuing Education Certificate in Editing, University of Washington and is currently enrolled in a Creative and Professional Writing MA at Central Washington University with an anticipated graduation date of Spring, 2023.