Susie Hance-Wells was born and raised in Calvert County. After graduating from the University of Delaware with a degree in Agriculture, Susie began farming in 1977, and took over the family farm, Taney Place, in 1983, becoming the 8th generation to work the farm on the Patuxent River. Over the years on the 320 acre farm, they have diversified by raising tobacco, livestock, grain crops, hay, bred Friesian horses, while also leasing 400 acres of neighboring land.
Susie has been married to Walter L. Wells for 37 years, whose family has an accumulated over 130 years of dedicated service to the volunteer fire and rescue service. They have three children and eight grandchildren.
Read about the Issues Susie will address when elected County Commissioner.