Susan Kear graduated from Marietta College with a BA in sociology and religion; holds a current teaching license from NC in birth through Kindergarten; and a MS in Child Development and Family Relations. For 28 years Susan has worked with young children as a teacher, family specialist, college educator, and SC trainer. Currently, Susan is president of the Greenville County Childcare Association and a member of the Greenville First Steps Board. As a mother of two and a grandmother of one, she shares her knowledge of child development and classroom management.
Susan has been married for 41 years to Rhys Kear, her high school sweetheart. They have two children, Emily who is married to Bradley Durham and they live here in Greenville. Gordon, their son, lives in Asheville where he went to college.