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Sue Hatcher

Sue is the Director of Makin Outcomes, an independent research and development consultancy specialising in applied sheep genetics, reproduction and fibre metrology. Sue was recently made a fellow of the Australian Society of Animal Production and is an Adjunct Senior Research Fellow at CSU. Sue was previously Principal Research Scientist with NSW DPI in Orange and has 26 years of experience in scientific research and a proven track record of effective extension of research results to industry. Her research interests are diverse and include genetic improvement of wool production, wool quality and reproductive performance, wool processing, wool metrology and fibre identification, breeding ewe management, lamb and weaner survival and physiological and behavioural responses of sheep to wild dog predation. Sue has a keen interest in fitness and wellbeing and enjoys sharing this passion with others as an instructor for a range of group fitness classes from BodyPump, to Boxing to Yoga.