She was drawn to the arts at an early age and began her journey by attending figure skating, tap, jazz and ballet classes. As her love of dance grew, so did her skill and she attended numerous dance competitions across the country bringing home awards, scholarships and the title "Miss International Photogenic".
After graduating from high school, Suzie landed her first professional gig dancing in the American Bowl's halftime show for the Buffalo Bills and Green Bay Packers. Suzie's next professional opportunity came as she auditioned for and landed a contract dancing onboard cruiseships. This exciting new venture had her travelling the world visiting four continents.
After Suzie's return to Canada she grabbed her suitcase, as Hollywood was her next mission. She was barely unpacked before she found herself hosting an MTV hidden camera show "Burned", watching herself in nationally televised commercials and landing her first lead role in a short film "Mary" which made its debut at the 2005 Sundance Film Festival and played at Landmark cinemas nationwide.