Susan Ways, is a blogger and an inspirational speaker focused on teaching professionals to embrace their authentic self and understanding how to weave that into their management style to help achieve their maximum potential. Certified Life/Executive Coach with expertise in utilizing a holistic coaching method that shows employees how lead more fulfilled lives both in and out of the workplace. 

Susan has nearly 20 years of Human Resource experience and has as an Executive HR leader building strategic human resource initiatives in partnership with other key organizational executives that drive overall strategy. Her diverse industry experience has provided a breath of knowledge that brings an innovative approach. Her unique approach to Human Resources as a strategic visionary have aligned her as an excellent partner with Executive leadership.

Susan holds a Bachelor’s degree in psychology and a Masters degree in Organizational Communications. She has held the Senior Professional Human Resource certification (SPHR) through HRCI, since 2006.

After losing her husband to lung cancer in 2017 Susan embarked on a grief journey, which inspired her to create the Tendrils of Grief podcast. Her goal is to create a space of shared relatable stories that connect grievers together in the spirit of healing, understanding and psychological safety.