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Susannah Rodgers MBE  Inspirational Speaker

Susannah Rodgers MBE  has competed in two Paralympic Games at London 2012 and Rio 2016, winning a total of 30 international medals including European, World and Paralympic Gold. She also works professionally as a Non-Executive Director on two Boards (both in the sport and charitable sectors), chairing two Sub-Committees. She is Patron of London Disability Swimming Club, Disability Sports Coach and King Edward VI High School for Girls assisted places scheme. She is an Ambassador for Greenwich Leisure Limited and in 2016 for Samsung.

Susie Rodgers MBE  is a talented inspirational speaker. She has spoken for Women's Networks at Shell, client events for Samsung including Vodafone staff days, Awards ceremonies for London Sport and GLL as well as at schools both local and in China. She was a keynote speaker at the launch of the Inspiring Women programme in Beijing in 2016 at the British Embassy.

Susie Rogers MBE is a highly skilled communicator, capable of adapting her inspiring speech about performance at the highest level to a wide variety of audiences both in the UK and abroad. She uses her language skills to appeal across cultures. Whatever your agenda for the day, Susie can work with you to incorporate your key messages and to promote your key messages alongside discussing her own inspiring professional and athletic performance at the top of elite sport.

Susie Rodgers MBE - Inspirational Speaker

Susannah Rodgers MBE  Inspirational Speaker

Susie Rodgers MBE  was a professional athlete who competed at two Paralympic Games winning a total of 30 international medals including 17 Gold. She became Paralympic Champion in the 50m Butterfly at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games. At the London 2012 Paralympic Games, her first, she came away with three Bronze medals, British and European records. Susie Rodgers MBE went on to become multiple European and World Champion across her disciplines including 50m, 100m and 400m Freestyle, 50m Butterfly and 100m Backstroke. It wasn't until 8 years after the start of her journey as a professional athlete, that she finally won individual Gold in the women's S7 classification 50m Butterfly at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games. She set a European record of 35.07 and her shocked expression and reaction became a media highlight of the Games. 

Susie Rodgers MBE  has experience working across cultures on projects that incorporate bilateral work in her role at the British Council. She understands the need to speak the client's language in order to work better with them. She studied Modern Languages at Newcastle University (French, German and Spanish) specifically because she believes in the importance of language learning to support economic development and political dialogue. She has experience talking to people at all levels, on different agendas and within Government. A skilled linguist, she is now learning Mandarin to develop her language skills. 

Alongside her career as an athlete and her work for the British Council, Susie Rodgers MBE  also sits as a Director on two Boards: the British Athletes Commission (BAC) and the London legacy charity Spirit of 2012. Susie chairs two sub-committees; the Athlete Advisory Group at the BAC and the Spirit of Achievement panel at Spirit of 2012, which specifically oversees inculsive projects and grant programmes undertaken by the charity. Susie also sits on the Audit and Risk and Performance Evaluation panels. She has a decade of experience looking at projects from working on pilot programmes, right through to fixed project cycles. She has worked extensively on Risk and Issues, Recruitment and Monitoring and Evaluation throughout her career.

Susie Rodgers MBE  is a talented inspirational speaker. She has spoken for Women's Networks at Shell, client events for Samsung including Vodafone staff days, Awards ceremonies for London Sport and GLL as well as at schools both local and in China. She was a keynote speaker at the launch of the Inspiring Women programme in Beijing in 2016 at the British Embassy. Susie Rodgers MBE is a highly skilled communicator, capable of adapting her inspiring speech about performance at the highest level to a wide variety of audiences both in the UK and abroad. She uses her language skills to appeal across cultures. Whatever your agenda for the day, Susie can work with you to incorporate your key messages and to promote your key messages alongside discussing her own inspiring professional and athletic performance at the top of elite sport.

Susie Rodgers MBE  Inspirational Speaker

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