As an applied scientist and professional coach, Susan has engaged in over 10,000 hours of research and coaching related to social-emotional learning. She worked internationally, training and developing future psychologists, counselors and managers for 14 years. Her background in industry, nonprofit organizational leadership and her ongoing passion for career readiness led to her role as Essential Skills Advisor at PAIRIN. Merging theory and practice, she’s translated technical bodies of knowledge into consumable content across the entire breadth of the PAIRIN Readiness Management System™. She is instrumental in the validation and ongoing development of the PAIRIN measure as well as the coaching courses.