Susie J. Horgan met Henry Rollins and Ian MacKaye at her ice cream scooping job at Haagen-Daz in Georgetown, where she worked during her first year studying photography. She began to photograph her D.C. friends who played in hardcore punk bands and hasn't stopped taking pictures since. A prolific photographer of the social conscience, she has documented life in Cuba and Haiti and takes pictures regularly for Shake-a-Leg Miami.
She continues to photograph her friends and their bands and is currently working on a series of portraits of authors. She lives in Miami with her husband and son.