Susie grew up on a farm in southwest Missouri. She graduated from Missouri Southern State University as valedictorian, class president, most outstanding dental hygienist, and has practiced dental hygiene for the past 20 years. She is currently attending University of Oklahoma where she will graduate with her Master’s of Nursing. She is a member of Phi Beta Delta, Sigma Phi Alpha, and Phi Theta Kappa.
Susie enjoys her family, cooking, reading, swimming, and walking her standard poodle, Molly.