Susanna has taught language for over 16 years overseas and in Canada. Before teaching at Thompson Rivers University, she worked as an ELSA (LINC) Program Coordinator and instructor.
Susanna earned her MA in Applied Linguistics (ESL Pedagogy) at UMASS in Boston. She counts Linguistics and Applied Linguistics, including curriculum development, language teaching and translation / interpretation among her interests.
She is a member of such professional affiliations as BC TEAL, TESL Canada and Society of Translators & Interpreters of BC. Susanna is recognized by her students and colleges for her passion to teaching, dedication to students and her ability to explain difficult language concepts.