Susan is the Regional Advocate for London. She set up her own consultancy in January 2012 following a career of over 25 years in local government, the last 12 at the Improvement and Development Agency for local government (IDeA) and Local Government Association (LGA).
With a background in personal and organisation development and a Masters in management learning Susan has designed and led many transformational change programmes. These include the Healthy Communities Programme (2006-2012) which worked with councils in England to embed action on Health Inequalities into their organisational culture and systems. Susan worked in the field of innovation during her career at IDeA, supporting the Innovation Forum between 2004 and 2006 and leading the development of the innovative ‘learning pool’ programme. Susan now works with organisations and people in transition, focussing on navigating change; she also works as an executive coach.