Susan Morris, current NCSLA Secretary, has been a long-time member of the organization since 1977 in District 2 from Spencer-Mocksville, NC. Susan has served as a key leader in many admirable positions on the NCSLA Executive Board and several committees (Board of Continuing Education, Convention, Hospitality, Planning & Steering, Joint State Training), Domiciliary Care Administrator Preceptor since 1987 and District 2 Vice President from 1985-1997. She also has held a seat on the Board of Directors for the National Assisted Living Risk Retention Group since 2010.
Morris established Morris Investment Properties while serving as a licensed administrator since 1974 and is the owner of Bethamy Enterprises (Bethamy Retirement Center, Bethamy Retreat and Magnolia Place). She has experience in pharmacology & gero-psychiatry, as an Activity Director, Serve Safe, Reiki Master II, Natural Health Professional and a certified EMT. Susan received her formal education from Biscayne Southern College, Rowan Technical College and NC State.
Additionally, Morris upon her many successful openings of assisted living facilities admirably established SidMor Fabrication Company, purchased Chicken & Oyster Shack Restaurant and founded NC Museum of Toys, Dolls & Miniatures. Susan is the recipient of many distinguished awards such as multiple Membership Awards, District 2 Advertising Award, Peer Review Award, Associate Membership Award and President’s Appreciation Award. During her free time, Susan is an avid golfer and is an activity member of many service clubs and church member in her community.