Sue was appointed R&D Director in June 2014. Sue joined the University Health Board as Associate Nurse Director (R&D) in 2004 and she has worked in clinical practice and research both in the NHS and in Universities since 1979. Her clinical, educational and research interest is wound healing, where she has published widely over the past 34 years. Sue is currently the Editor of the European Wound Management Association Journal, Executive Board Member, and lead for Communications. For this work she was awarded a Fellowship to the Royal College of Nursing in 2004 and an OBE in 2013.