Susanne is a native of Germany and holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration / International Studies from the University of Lüneburg, Germany. Prior to joining KSU, she worked as an accountant and tax consultant and collaborated extensively with the German-American business community in the Metro Atlanta area. Throughout her career, she applied her language and consulting skills in the field of international tax and accounting. Susanne serves on the Board of Directors and the Finance Committee at the German School of Atlanta, an accredited Saturday school, where she also teaches German and discovered her enthusiasm for teaching her native language and culture. Susanne learned English and French at school, and took Spanish classes in college and in Sevilla, Spain.