Dr Suzanne Martin is a veterinary surgeon and an active member of her rural community in northern Tasmania. She has worked as a private practitioner in New Zealand and Scotland, as well as in Tasmania, the Northern Territory and Western Australia. Suzanne has held a number of positions on a wide range of government and industry boards and committees. She is currently a director of The Skills Institute, a board member with the Tasmanian Racing Appeals Board, and a member of the Legal Profession Disciplinary Tribunal.
In 2010 Suzanne was an executive member of Tasmanian Women in Agriculture and has represented the organization on a number of rural boards and committees, including the Rural Industries Training and Education Board and Primary Employers Training Board. She was the recipient of Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation’s Community Leadership Scholarship in 2009.
Suzanne Martin was appointed as a public member of the Press Council in August 2013.