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Susan Tenan was born and raised in New Jersey and spent most of her growing up years in the town of Glen Rock. She left New Jersey at the age of eighteen to attend the University of Maine at Orono. She graduated in 1980 with a B.S. degree in Art Education K-12 and followed up one semester later with her certification in Elementary Education K-8.

She met her husband when she moved downeast after graduating. Susan and Arthur reside in Cherryfield and have three grown sons.

Susan has taught for thirty-two years this year. She spent the first sixteen years supporting classrooms, teaching reading as the Title 1 teacher. She has spent the last sixteen years teaching thrid grade. Susan is proud and honored to be able to say that she has spent all of her years teaching for the towns of Gouldsboro and Winter Harbor.