Susan Gambale

by Sam Everingham

Posted on 2020-10-10 at 01:49:38

Susan is a two-time surrogate and her last journey led to the birth of a baby Arlo in March 2020 just a week before covid shut down. Susan lives in Brisbane and her IPs are in Brisbane too. Susan has had two very different journeys, the most recent being for a beautiful couple Jessie Schuhart-McRae and Andrew  met through the Australian Surrogacy Community – they have become long-term friends. While Susan has had health struggles post birth, she, Jessie & Andrew have been able to maintain and even strengthen their relationship.


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