Susan Jonah is a lifelong resident of New Brunswick. Originally from Hillsborough, she graduated from UNB with a degree in History/ Political Science in 1979. Then in 1982 graduated from the Maritime Ranger School. She worked for the Dept. for Natural Resources, Forest Management Branch for next 27 years.
She moved to Yoho Lake 18 years ago. Where she became involved with the Yoho Lake Association, being President for 3 years. She is also an avid curler, and volunteered at the Capital Winter Club for many years, including a term as President.
She became a member of the Hanwell LSD committee, then the Rural Plan Committee, and finally the Hanwell Roundtable Committee. The result of the Roundtable Committee was the formation of the Hanwell Rural Community. She was elected to the 1st Hanwell council in 2014. This is her 2nd term as councilor for Ward 1. She has been very involved in council committees, the Regional Service Commission PRAC committee, and the UMNB.
Susan is very happy to have been asked to join this group of people. She knows Fredericton West - Hanwell Riding very well. And was excited to find out that, looking after the interests of your riding was a top priority. This is a very diverse Riding and she looks forward to making sure that all parts of it are represented well.