As a finance professional Susanne has over 20 years’ experience. Susanne also has extensive operations experience, including managing new school opening and build projects. She joined Dartmoor Multi Academy Trust as CFOO, in January 2018, having led on its formation. She was previously Federation Business Manager for a group of schools that operated a single budget and centralised support services. Through her extensive experience, Susanne has seen first-hand the opportunities and challenges associated with centralisation, and the ways in which Multi-Academy Trusts continually need to adapt.
Susanne is passionate about ensuring every child has the best possible education, in order to help them achieve and flourish and allowing the education professionals to concentrate on the education of the children in their care.
Through her work with DMAT’s 17 schools, Susanne is determined to ensure children from across West Devon can achieve their potential.