Born on July 9, 1967 to Jane Elizabeth Pharr Stuart and Lawrence David Stuart, Jr. “Larry” in Dallas, Texas.
Graduated Highland Park High School in 1985. While there, she excelled in the Scots flag corp becoming the captain her senior year. She attended Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas for the school year 1985-1986, where she pledged the Zeta Tau Alpha Sorority and had a blast while attending few classes!
In 1988 attended Stephens College in Columbia, Missouri for the Winter semester. Susan then moved to St. Louis, Missouri where she worked in retail until returning to Dallas, Texas in 1992.
She married Christopher “Chris” Leander Heinen on May 20, 2000. They divorced in 2013.
Two children: Matthew Leander Heinen – Born September 19, 2000; Olivia Jane Heinen Born January 4, 2008