Susie has a Bachelor’s Degree in English Teaching from George Fox College and a Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Oregon. She has over 25 years of teaching experience in a variety of settings from high school English to writing and literature at Gutenberg College, a four-year liberal arts Great Books college, as well as online teaching. Susie enjoys engaging students in discussions about the most important issues of life centered around the Great Books. Susie and her husband, Charley, homeschooled their two sons, now grown. Susie enjoys gardening, reading, calligraphy, quilting, and drinking tea.