Susan is wife to recently retired U.S. Coast Guardsman, Richard, mother to 5 princesses and 3 superheros. Dreamer. Believer. Lover of early morning silence and narrator of late night adventures. Country life newbee and summer afternoon hammock lounger. Raised in Southern California but putting down roots in Michigan. Homeschooler since 2006 and Quo Vadis Director since 2015.

Life is unpredictable. Grab your compass and seek out your adventure!

Susan Martin
Owner/Co-Director
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Jenni is mother of six children and has been married to her husband, Matt, for over 20 years. A homeschooler since 2004, she has participated in many parent-run co-op organizations, as well as co-founded and sat on the board of several as well.

When she’s not teaching, she’s managing her daughter’s band, Dark Eyed Dreamers, and attending their many concerts.

Lover of animals, all things natural and organic, and the outdoors, summer finds her and her family camping to get away from it all!

Jennifer Stec
Co-Director

Charisse Cossu-Kowalski is married with four children. Her youngest is 17-years-old and is the last to be homeschooled. She has experience with many curriculums and has found the most enjoyment in Seton. 

Many years ago, before dirt was new, Charisse was a social worker in Detroit. She now volunteers with a non-profit organization dedicated to raising awareness of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders, MCFARES.

If spare time and finances allow, Charisse and her family enjoy traveling.

Charisse Cossu-Kowalski
Staff Administrative Assistant

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