Professionalism & Civility Expert, Keynote Speaker, Author, Former Death Investigator, Media Resource
Professionalism and civility expert, keynote speaker, author, and former death investigator Sue Jacques is a reliable, articulate, and captivating interview subject for television, radio, and print.
Sue is regularly consulted by journalists and producers who are seeking refreshing, intelligent, and though-provoking comments and discussions about current corporate, social, civic, and global matters. As a professionalism and civility expert, Sue is responsive, punctual, and respectful of the media and their audiences.
Providing a unique and insightful perspective
As an experienced keynote speaker, professionalism and civility expert, author, and media resource, Sue Jacques is known for her unique and practical ideas about professionalism, civility, social graces, and the life lessons she learned during her extensive career as a death investigator.
Before establishing herself as a speaker, Sue worked for nearly 20 years as a forensic death investigator at the Medical Examiner’s Office. During that time she was involved in the medical investigation of thousands of violent and unexpected deaths, and learned first-hand about the fatal costs of disrespect and the value of kindness and compassion. That rare experience infuses everything Sue shares.
In the Media
Sue has appeared on the Oprah Winfrey Network, CTV, CBC, Global, Business News Network, SiriusXM, and Oprah Radio. She is a writer for Physicians Practice, a columnist for CBC Radio, an occasional Huffington Post blogger, and the author of What The Fork? An Unpretentious Guide to Formal Dining for Informal People. She is currently writing her second book, Life Lessons from a Death Investigator.
“Sue Jacques has an extraordinary presence on the air. She is warm, fun, engaging, and insightful, and the advice she delivers is always relevant, practical, and completely inspiring.”
~ Bruce Sellery, Television Personality and Former Host of Million Dollar Neighbourhood, Oprah Winfrey Network