MS, CRC worked at the Iowa Department on Aging directing the Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) before coming to work for Goodwill Industries International. Suzie was a Social Security Benefits planner under the Iowa Work Incentives Planning & Assistance Grant from 2006-2012. Suzie continues to donate some of her time to maintain the Iowa WINS web site at www.iowawins.org. This site is unique and offers SSI calculators that help individuals receiving SSI and working to understand exactly how their work activity will affect their cash benefit. Suzie has her Master’s Degree from Drake University in Rehabilitation/Mental Health Counseling and is a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC). Suzie dedication to the field of disability comes not only from professional experience but originally from her personal experience. Suzie went back to school to get her bachelors and then her masters in 2002-6 after realizing that her husband’s brain injury from work in 1999 was going to prevent him from returning to full time employment. Suzie and her husband have 7 children ranging in age from 31 to 15 years of age.