Susan Dobbie was born and educated in Edinburgh, Scotland. She immigrated
to Canada in 1957, settling in Vancouver, BC. Susan partnered with her
husband building the family business, Dowco Consultants Ltd., which
specializes in steel detailing, while raising three children.
She received her B.A. from Simon Faser University as a mature student in
1989 and has been a volunteer docent at the Langley Centennial Museum since
She lives in Langley, B.C.