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Susan Tanner

Susan Tanner

CEO, National Outdoor Events Association

Susan has been the CEO of NOEA for the past 11 years with a background in large events; she
was Event Director of the Bristol Balloon Fiesta for
16 years, dealing with all aspects of the event from sponsorship, marketing,
operations, working with local authorities, and SAGS, to ensuring there were enough
At NOEA she has worked with the leadership to implement the BuildBackBetter
campaign; getting talent back into the industry and providing educational resources
for members. She has worked hard through the pandemic to get the industry’s issues
heard by government, while supporting initiatives that benefit both. She is also a Vice Chair of BVEP.
Susan is passionate about the industry and sits on the executive board for the Mid
Somerset Agricultural Show and is Chair of the Livestock Committee.
So still very much at the coal face!