Meet the Coach
"I am honored to coach your child. Thank you for this opportunity to provide servant leadership to them."
Coach Burton has over 22 years of combined playing and coaching experience. From starting at the age of 10 to having the opportunity to tryout with the WNBA, Coach Burton is an active member in women's ministry in the Tallahassee community and has served in law enforcement for over 23 years.
Susan Newhouse Burton
Basketball Experience : 1984- Present
- Has coached since 1993- Various middle schools in Brevard and Leon County, YMCA and City of Tallahassee leagues.
- Played throughout middle and high school
- Played for Brevard Community College
- Member of scrimmage team with Women's FSU team in 1997
- Granted opportunity to tryout with
the WNBA-Charlotte Sting in 1997
- Served on Women's Ministry as well as other ministry capacities at St. Peter's Anglican Cathedral since 2012
- Been a police officer for 23 years
- Received Life Saving Award in 2015
- Received Commander in Chief Award in 2012
- Received Humanitarian Award in 2005
- Received multiple Meritorious Awards
- Received multiple Letters of Commendation
- Member of Emergency Management Team on multiple deployments for Hurricane Disaster Reliefs
- Bachelors in Science: Major in Criminology,
Minor in Social Science Education
- Masters in Business Management