Sue is a registered nurse, health visitor and registered nurse teacher with postgraduate qualifications in social sciences and management. Sue has worked as director of Adult and Children's Nursing at the English National Board for Nursing Midwifery and Health Visiting, is a mentor on the national leadership programme and is an experienced auditor with the UK Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education. Sue is currently provice chancellor at the University of Huddersfield (UK) where she is responsible for teaching and learning across the university. One of the few nurses to be part of the executive management team of a large university, Sue continues to teach and write on nursing, education and management. She has extensive experience in the management of change and makes an active contribution to regional, national and international initiatives.