A creative instigator and advisor, Susan offers innovative, achievable solutions for company development and improvement. With years of experience in the arts sector, including time at the Scottish Arts Council and Creative Scotland,
Susan started as a dancer, choreographer and producer working internationally on high profile events, such as The Last Tattoo in Berlin and British Day at Expo. Responding to the demand from artists, she set up Dance Initiatives to promote emerging Scottish artists, showcasing them in The Stamping Ground, as well as setting up a company of 400 traditional Scottish dancers – The Tattoo Dance Company – specifically for the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo, which is seen by millions internationally. Susan even managed to get contemporary dance onto the esplanade as a part of the Tattoo!
Things that she is especially proud of are: