Susan Bouachri was born in Oakland, California. Her military family relocated shortly afterwards and twenty years later she returned to the Bay Area as a traveler, where she met and joined the Unification Church.
After a variety of public missions, Susan began her career in Human Resources as an HR generalist at a small manufacturing company. She is a certified senior professional in human resources and joined the National Ministry Team in 2006, to establish an HR office providing payroll and benefits services in compliance with professional and legal standards.
Susan has supported the National Ministry Team in areas of Family Ministry, and has been active in the WestRock Family Church in upstate New York, most recently as Il Shim leader and associate pastor.
Susan received the Marriage Blessing with Djamel Bouachri from Algeria. They have three children.