Susanna is running in one of the most competitive districts in Virginia. As a graduate of the University of Virginia and Columbia University, she has worked as a nurse practitioner and public health expert, serving the greater Richmond area for over 15 years. During her career Susanna has served as the Lead Advanced Practice Provider for the VCU Division of Geriatrics, participated in the CMS Independence at home demonstration, and helped design, start, and run a medical home clinic for the most medically complex patients in Virginia. She intends to use her extensive experience maximizing state and local resources to best help those in need, and she understands the importance of every Virginian having access to quality affordable healthcare.
Susanna is a fierce advocate for reproductive health, women's rights, and LGBTQIA rights. She feels strongly about gender equity, equality, and bodily autonomy. She has volunteered in many capacities to advance these issues, including lobbying and testifying at the General Assembly.
Susanna is a mother of two young children, Jack and Lila, and is a proud dog mom to their family dog Scout.