Susie Bacon Chairs Knowledge Exchange Group. She provides thought leadership and strategic direction, guiding KEG’s aims, mission, and ethos, ensuring good governance, and championing equality, diversity, and inclusion. Susie has 25 years’ experience in public policy conferences, training, and content. A practised leader, Susie was Managing Director (MD) of Capita Conferences for more than a decade. Other previous roles include, Executive Director of RIPA International, and MD of Capita Training. Prior to policy events, Susie was Head of Conferences at Haymarket Communications. Susie volunteers as a school governor. She enjoys writing and has penned a political murder mystery trilogy. Susie has twin boys and lives in Tunbridge Wells.