During her nearly 25-year career with the State of California, Susan served in various accounting systems and management positions. She was responsible for direct oversight, training, and management of accounting operations, accounting systems, general ledger, fund accounting, and preparation of year-end financial statements at several departments. Over the course of her tenure, Susan was admired for her technical ability and ability to problem solve. Her knowledge of the California State Accounting and Reporting System (CalSTARS) led her to serve as one of two statewide CalSTARS trainers, providing training and technical support to statewide agency accounting staff.
After leaving State service, Susan was responsible for all accounting and administrative functions for D&J Kitchens and Baths, Inc.; a local contractor specializing in remodeling residential homes.
Susan holds a double Bachelor’s Degree from William Jessup University in Theology and Leadership.
Outside of work, Susan enjoys snow skiing, hiking, bicycling, yoga, and gardening.