Susanna was born and raised in Northern California. She has a Master’s in Leadership from Fuller Seminary and an MDiv from Seattle Pacific Seminary. She has worked in several faith based non-profit organizations caring for marginalized communities, in Mission at Bidwell Presbyterian and Family Ministries at Emmanuel Presbyterian. Here at UPC, she has the privilege of walking with people on the lifelong journey of learning, living, and loving the way of Jesus. She moved to Seattle in 2014 with her husband and three teenage children, and as a family they love to get to the snow in the winter and the water in the summer.