Susan is a well-respected educator, author, and performer known especially for her intricate fingerstyle guitar playing. She studied with Benji Aronoff, a protégé of Doc Watson, and received her Bachelor of Music degree at Hartt School of Music and Masters in Music at Boston University. Susan was the first female guitar instructor to teach at the National Guitar Workshop and currently teaches for the Crown of the
Continent festival and workshop. Susan has been performing for the last 20 years and now plays with the Keith and Mazer Trio.