Susan Werner earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from California State University, Long Beach (1993), is a Psi Chi Honor Society member, and is certified in Etiquette and International Protocol by the Protocol School of Washington, in Washington D.C.   She has been teaching “Etiquette” at the Balboa Bay Club in Newport since 1998 and was an instructor of “International Protocol” at CSULB Extension Services (2000-2003).

From 1999-2002 Susan hosted a local access cable T.V. show “Susan Werner At Home” which addressed “Graceful” living in Southern California. It offered a voice to local charities, gave instructions on floral design, table setting, etiquette, and other “Graceful” living tips.  Her most recent t.v. appearance was on “Parents just don’t understand”.  A ten-year-old boy (Cole) switches life with his Mother for the day (including our cotillion).  Have fun watching:

Mrs. Werner also specializes in private tutorials and corporate seminars. Some of her past clients include Delta Dental, Spencer, Shenk & Capers, Embassy Christian College, Miss America Pageant and Rhodes Scholar applicants. In Addition, Mrs. Werner recently conducted a number of presentations and tutorials addressing “International Protocol” and “Dining Skills” to several fraternal organizations in the Southern California region including USC, UCLA, UCI and USD

Charitable work is an important part of Susan’s life. She is a former Board member of the Long Beach Grand Cru which is a wine tasting, benefiting the Legal Aid Society of Los Angeles. She is also a former County, Public Relations Officer for the Philharmonic Society of Orange County and also served as Head Advisor for the Junior Philharmonic of Orange County.