Susanne Veder Berger
Susanne Veder Berger was born in Kitchener Ontario Canada and lived in both Holland and Canada for the first eight years of her life. After attending Seneca College in Toronto, Susanne married and became the mother of two wonderful children – Marshall and Robin. Raising her family in Westchester County, New York, Susanne became active in a number of school organizations and, following an abrupt divorce, became a marital support counselor. Since the early 1990s, Susanne has held a variety of executive positions in the field of marketing for CitiGroup, the U.S. Tennis Association and a number of other companies and organizations. In 1998, Susanne married the prominent New York dentist Dr. Sidney R. Berger and enjoyed twelve blissful years prior to his passing in April 2010. During the 2011/2012 school year, Susanne has been an active presence at Freedom Academy in Brooklyn, New York where she has been working with high school students, helping them prepare for college and for successful careers following graduation. In addition to maintaining a monthly e-newsletter and an active blog – CreateANewLifeWithSusanne.com – she is also a regular contributor to the women’s empowerment website HereWomenTalk.com.