Susie Rand-Weimer (Julia Bergman Photo)
Although Susie Rand-Weimer completed three marathons in 2011, she considers her greatest and preferred accomplishment to be raising her three children.
A lifelong resident of Roswell, Weimer, 40, fondly remembers her days growing up in the city. “My favorite memory is my dad’s truck driving up (to our house). When he drove up I knew it was time for dinner. So we’d all run home. I’d go home, my brother would go home. We’d all have dinner together,” she said.
Weimer became pregnant while attending Roswell High School, and transferred to University High her senior year to graduate. Despite this obstacle, she went on to earn a bachelor’s degree in psychology and criminal justice from Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell, and a master’s degree in counseling from ENMU-Portales. While traveling to Portales three nights a week for her master’s courses, Weimer worked full time as an athletic assistant and substitute teacher at RHS and raised her three children Mario, Victor and Amanda.
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