Susan was elected as a Harrow Councillor for Hatch End Ward in 2006. She was given a cabinet position responsible for the environment and community safety in 2007 and became Deputy Leader of the group in 2008. Susan became Leader of the group in 2010 and she took over as Leader of the hung council in 2013, returning to opposition Leader in 2014.
Her passion lies in community safety in all its forms. She was appointed to the London Fire and Emergency Planning Authority in June 2010.
Sticking up for Londoners is my passion, I'll keep fighting for what's right.
Susan is a London-wide Assembly Member she is also Chairman of the Economy Committee and Fire, Resilience and Emergency Planning Committee, Deputy Chairman of the Health Committee and member of the Budget and Police and Crime Committees.
She is the GLA Spokesperson for Economy and is a passionate about women's rights, particularly in the area of FGM and forced marriage. In her spare time she canvasses for the Conservative Party.