Keynote speaker RamadanSuzanne has been a Brampton resident for almost 20 years and for over 10 years has been committed to making a difference in the Peel District School Board. She graduated from Ryerson University with a Bachelor of Applied Arts and worked as a Project Manager in the Private Sector for 10 years. After the birth of her second child, she decided to stay home to provide a solid foundation for learning and the development of her two children. In 2006, driven by her passion for education and motivation for student achievement, Suzanne successfully ran for School Board Trustee and was re-elected in 2010.

Suzanne is passionate about her family, community and using her voice to make a positive difference. In addition to her duties as a Trustee and Vice Chair of the Board, Suzanne serves on the Board of Directors with Rapport Youth and Family Services, is an Ambassador for the Brampton A’s basketball team, and volunteers her time with several organizations such as United Way Peel, United Achievers, and resident groups in Wards 2 and 6.

Suzanne lives in ward 2 with her husband and two school aged children.