Susan Lacke (“LAY-key”) is a writer, college professor, and an adventure junkie who lives in Salt Lake City, Utah. She holds a doctorate in health education and a M.S. in family and community wellness. She is a featured columnist for Competitor and Triathlete magazines and her monthly columns resonate with readers of all levels because she writes often of ass chafing, getting lost in the woods, and being hungry all the damn time. Her writing has appeared in many national and regional publications including Women’s Running, SUCCESS, and Salt Lake magazine.
She won The Bee storytelling competition in Salt Lake City, was selected as one of Arizona Foothills magazine’s “Women Who Move the Valley”, and has finished several Ironman and marathon races.