Susan was born and raised in Decatur, GA. After graduating from Woodward Academy she attended the University of Mississippi and later returned to Atlanta to study interior design at the Art Institute of Atlanta. Her only brother, Brian, lives in Washington, DC with his wife Nina and their twin boys, Jake and Ty . Her parents Walt and Carolyn, have retired from Atlanta to Beaufort, SC. Susan grew up working in her father's veterinary hospital and always enjoyed working with and being around animals. Susan now lives with her boyfriend, Russell, her three cats - Quinn, Randolph, and Roger.
Why she does this: "I work for The Village Vets Decatur because of everything they do for the community and its animals. They go above and beyond to make a difference in our animal world."