Sue has been an aged care manager for over 20 years. She has worked in three states and territories in a range of diverse and interesting aged care environments. At Lifecare Aldinga Beach Court in South Australia she worked to implement the Capability Model based on the principles of Montessori in conjunction with an innovative rebuilding program focussing on the prepared environment. Most recently she has been managing a small rural Victorian aged care site which also incorporated acute care beds. Sue has a passion for enabling and engaging people living with dementia, ensuring everybody has a reason to get out of bed each day.