Susan is a lifelong resident of the Treasure Valley and a graduate of Boise State University where she earned a Bachelors degree in Accounting. She spent two years in public accounting before moving to Hewlett Packard and into their Finance function. She worked in a number of functions during her 32-year career at HP including, Finance, Quality, Customer Product Support, and ultimately 15 years in the Human Resources function. While in HR at HP she managed the Boise Site-wide HR organization, a worldwide recruiting effort and team, and performed in the role of an HR Business Partner to various Engineering organizations.
Her final career move was to Micron where she spent 9 years and functioned as an HR Business Partner to the company CFO, and the SR VP of a world-wide Engineering organization.
Susan is an HR generalist with experience in all facets of the function. As an HR Business Partner, she was expected to understand the business and its requirements and provide or bring all forms of HR resources to the organization to fulfill their requirements. She also partnered with leadership to support their efforts in creating an efficient, effective, and motivated organization. She has a passion for coaching, diversity, and inclusion and employee well-being and in now in her retirement has returned to BSU to pursue a degree in Psychology and Counseling.