Susan is a professional geologist with over 30 years of experience as a consultant in exploration and mining. Her career has included working on projects in over 30 countries for junior exploration firms to operating mines, large consulting firms, and now with the company she started in 2006, Lions Gate Geological Consulting Inc. (LGGC). In 2018, Susan founded the Me Too Mining Association (MTMA, www.metoomining.com) to start the conversation about sexual violence, sexual harassment, racism, bullying, intimidation and discrimination in the mining and mineral exploration industries and mining impacted communities. MTMA has designed a mining focussed bystander intervention program, DIGGER, to provide guidance on actions to address inappropriate workplace behaviours. Susan was honoured in 2018 to be included in the Women in Mining (UK) 100 Global Inspirational Women in Mining.