Susie Pollard is originally from Florida. After studying photography and French, she was hired to open a French stock photo agency in Paris. She worked and lived in Montreal and then Paris for over 7 years. She later earned a Master of French from University of South Florida, where she also taught French at all levels. She moved to Portland from Austin in fall 2021. Susie is looking forward to getting to know her students and to finding fellow francophiles in Maine.