Prior to beginning her position as School Nurse for Colorado Early Colleges, Susan was engaged in education for a number of years, including teaching at Front Range Community College.  She completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver, Colorado, where she also received advanced training in respiratory care.  Following, Susan began her career as a surgical intensive care nurse at University Hospital and then worked in the Pulmonary Department.  Having worked with a variety of populations in clinics, home health and acute care facilities, she approaches health care and health care education from a whole person perspective.