Suzanne is the CEO of the Marina Industries Association (MIA), the peak industry body representing marinas, boatyards and suppliers in Australia and Asia-Pacific regions.  She has extensive senior marine industry experience including CEO d’Albora Marinas, General Manager Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club, Director of the MIA (2012-2020) and she continues as a Director of Australian Sailing.  Prior the marine industry, Suzanne held senior roles in international hotel organisations and has experience in the education sector as a trainer and undergraduate lecturer. 

Suzanne is leading the MIA through a transformation period and is introducing a number of new support programs for industry including Marine Jobs, My Marina Guide and a series of online employee onboarding training programs to assist marinas induct staff and prepare them to work safely, care for the environment and be prepared to respond to common industry incidents.