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SuSu graduated from St. Olaf College with degrees in Chemistry and Biology and a concentration in Biomolecular Sciences. She was born and raised on the Southwest Side of Chicago, and is dedicated to serving her local community. SuSu has recently located back to Chicago after teaching in the West Bank in Palestine. Before working as an educator, she spent four years working in college admissions.

SuSu loves to swim, rock-climb, and play basketball. She enjoys any outdoor adventures and cozying up to a book.

"An investment in growth pays the best interest."

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Taylor Ericson

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