Our President & Founder

Suzanne's expertise in learning and leadership development coupled with her passion for helping people love their work, makes her the leadership coach for you. She brings more than two decades of corporate learning and organization development experience to her role as President of Abeo Consulting Group. Her history leading talent development teams spans a variety of industries including retail, healthcare, technology, manufacturing and financial services. 

While she founded Abeo Consulting Group in 2006, her excitement for  teaching and helping others began during her first employment experiences. Early on, she was participating in employee training programs and mentoring new employees. She knew from the beginning that her work needed to focus on guiding others toward successful, fulfilling and engaging careers. After 25 years in the performance improvement industry, this passion is combined with real-life experience as a manager and leadership coach. 


Suzanne earned the Master of Arts in Human Resources Development with a certificate in Organization Development from the University of St. Thomas. In addition, she holds a Bachelor of Science in Interpersonal Communication from Ohio University in Athens, Ohio. She’s been an active member of the talent management community in the Twin Cities, serving on the Executive Committee of the Association for Talent Development – Greater Twin Cities chapter in the mid-2000’s. She has also completed the Trainer I Certification from the University of St. Thomas and has been qualified to administer the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator since 1997.