Susie believes in the power of bringing people and sectors together to solve problems.
Studying social entrepreneurship in America ignited Susie’s interest in the third sector and the benefit of bringing different skills and perspectives to help overcome challenges.
As a qualified accountant, Susie has held several senior financial roles, both in the UK and abroad, in the oil, and financial sectors. In addition to an eye for numbers, Susie brings experience in employee engagement, lean process improvement, HR and training to Inspiring Scotland.
Susie works on the intandem portfolio, supporting the charities to establish the national mentoring programme.
Outside of work, Susie is busy with her family and enjoys walking in the hills, tennis and travel.
The Thrive Outdoors team has today (Monday 12 February 2024) launched a new website to showcase the work of the fund and share resources with the play and outdoor sector. The new site will be a hub for outdoor play champions, offering support, guidance and resources – a one-stop-shop for practitioners, education professionals and childmindersRead More
We kicked off the new year by hosting the first online conference of its kind in Scotland – Infant Mental Health: Babies in Scotland 2024. This event was in partnership with the Scottish Government and was our biggest event yet with 588 people attending on the day. It was incredible to get that manyRead More
The Scottish Government has recently asked for views on their proposed Care Leavers Payment. As Scotland’s national mentoring programme for children and young people with care experience, our Fund Manager Christine was in a unique position to gather valuable insights from the young people this will affect. Here’s what she found out… In myRead More