Education & Licenses
- Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner, 2008
- BS - Nursing, UW-Madison, 1984
- Member of Sigma Thea Tau
- American Diabetes Association
- American Association of Diabetic Educators
- Wisconsin Nurses Association, since 1984
Professional & Personal Background
Suzette started on her career path working as a CNA during high school and throughout college. After earning her certification as a registered nurse, she worked in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit at Resurrection Hospital in Chicago. From there she went on to work as an ER nurse for over two decades. For the past 10 years, Suzette had been assisting patients as a nurse practitioner focusing on type 1 diabetes, insulin pump management, type 2 diabetes and gestational diabetes.
Married for over 30 years, Suzette and her husband have two grown daughters. Suzette loves to travel and explore new cultures and cuisines. She also enjoys sewing, gardening, running, bicycling, kayaking and cross-county skiing.