Sue was born near Coventry and educated at Rugby High School. After leaving school she undertook a variety of senior admin positions at LloydsTSB for 18 years.

In 2000 Sue decided in addition to raising her family, to set up a cleaning business with her entrepreneur husband. After 13 years of building a successful business it was acquired by a national company in 2013.

In February 2013 Sue joined Irvine Commercial Insurance Brokers as a receptionist and has progressed into other roles within the company.

Out of work she enjoys golf but mainly spending time with her family and friends.