Suzanne is a Chartered Town Planner, Urban Designer and Mediator with over 28 years’ experience in both public and private sector planning. Her own planning consultancy practice was established in 2009; she also works as a companion practice to Sir Frank Mears Associates. She is an A&DS Design Review Panelist, planning advisor to the RIAS Planning Committee and an Honorary Fellow of the RIAS.

She advises a broad range of clients on a variety of sectors and projects and regularly represents clients at appeals and acts as an expert witness in the courts on planning and development issues.

Her research on planning issues has been published and she gets asked to speak regularly at planning related seminars in Scotland.