Susan was born in Western Maryland where she received a solid college preparatory education at Bishop Walsh High School. She received her legal secretarial/paralegal training at the National Legal Secretarial School in Hagerstown (now Kaplan University). She is a proficient paralegal with 50 years of law office experience. Susan has worked as part of Bruce Poole’s legal team for 15 years. She is very knowledgeable in the areas of personal injury law, family law, district court matters (e.g., DWIs, traffic violations), and wills and estates. She also has solid bookkeeping and accounting skills.
Having worked only in law offices throughout her career, she has gotten to know many, many attorneys. Susan often states that she has had the pleasure of being associated with three highly successful attorneys, Daniel F. McMullen, Jr., Russell R. Marks, and D. Bruce Poole, who are not only accomplished attorneys, but true gentlemen.
Susan and her husband, Wayne, have been married for 49 years and have three granddaughters.