Susan has been a believer for 38 years, married to a godly servant for 35, a mother for 26, a US government federal official for 20, and a university professor for 10 years. She and Brian have 11 children, 8 of whom were adopted from Russia. Brian is a CPA and has spent many years as an at-home dad. Susan participates widely as an invited speaker at scientific and Christian conferences. She has published more than 80 articles in scientific medical journals and is considered one of the leading infectious diseases experts on the HIV risk among vulnerable youth around the world.
Susan's son, Alex (adopted from Russia), also shares.