Suzanne received her professional coaching certification in August 2014 from iPEC (Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching), which is the #1 accredited professional coaching school in the nation. One month later, Suzanne became certified as a Energy Leadership Index – Master Practitioner thru iPEC, which is the only organization that offers this unique and powerful certification. Prior to enrolling in iPEC, Suzanne focused on managing her daughter’s care and also ran a part-time wedding rental business called, Educated Bride, LLC, of which she founded back in 2010.¬† She spent the previous 8 years working in the corporate buying offices for two large retail companies – Carson Pirie Scott & Co. based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and ShopNBC located in Eden Prairie, Minnesota. ¬†Suzanne earned her BS at the University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign in December 2000 with a concentration in Marketing.