An urban planner by training, Susan (Suzie) Hatherly specialises in public policy, community engagement and social research. Through her work in the academic, private and government sectors in both Sydney and Vancouver, Suzie has contributed to positive outcomes across policy areas including housing, mental health, social services and community development. Suzie currently works for the NSW Department of Planning and Environment.
Suzie has been an engaged contributor to 2RPH for over a decade, reading live-to-air programs and pre-recording Junior Journal, New Scientist and Galleries & Gardens. Suzie is passionate about the station and values the significant, unique and meaningful contribution it makes. Suzie co-presents Galleries & Gardens and presents Frankie magazine.