Susan has been a school health professional for twenty-three years, following a career in critical care nursing. She is a registered nurse with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and a Master of Education. Susan’s school nurse experience includes seventeen years as a school health administrator. In her role as an administrator, Susan realized the challenges in finding reliable and qualified nurses to step in to fill in temporary vacancies created by unanticipated staff absences. This realization lead to the creation of School Nursing Services, Inc. The key to the success of School Nursing Services, Inc. has been finding, developing and maintaining competent and skilled nurses who are able to function safely and effectively in schools.
In 2018, the Illinois Association of School Nurses recognized Susan as the School Nurse Administrator of the Year.
Susan's professional experience includes the following.