Susie Spain Susie Spain was born in Mahopac, New York, to an Irish Catholic family, the oldest of 6 kids. She attended a wide variety of different schools and completed her education with a CAS, RAS in Los Angeles, California.
Susie is an activist and has extensive work experience in the field of adolescent drug and alcohol use and abuse. Her life work is based on personal experience and her passion to make a shift in the hearts and lives of teenagers and their families.
Susie currently resides in Los Angeles, California, and is devoted to running her non-profit organization Angels at Risk, whose highlight is its Monday night program. Now twenty-nine years sober, Susie says her mission is based on love and kindness with limits, "It's like in the movie Traffic — it's about the family, not just about the girl. It encapsulates why I do what I do."