Suanne Grobe Ranheim


Suanne brings over 20 years experience as a consultant and Vocational Expert.  She has national certifications as a Disability Case Manager and Vocational Evaluator.  Suanne Grobe is recognized
as a Diplomate by the American Board of Vocational Experts (ABVE). The ABVE is a professional credentialing body, representing both the private and public sectors, founded to preserve the
integrity, standards, ethics, and uniqueness of vocational experts.

Through Vocational Evaluations, Vocational Testing, and Testimony, Grobe Consulting is your
trusted resource for vocational expertise.  

Areas of Expertise:  Personal Injury; Workers’ Compensation; Federal Employers’ Liability Act;
Marital Dissolution; Sexual Abuse; and Employment cases.

Suanne enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter at their lake home, traveling, and exploring the great outdoors.  Suanne is number ten of eleven children and is grateful for her childhood growing up on a third-generation, century-old farm.  She attributes learning the value of a strong work ethic and establishing solid relationships from her parents and tribe of siblings.


Bachelor of Science, University of Wisconsin Stout | Vocational Rehabilitation, 1994
Master of Science, University of Wisconsin Stout | Vocational Rehabilitation/Counseling, 1995 



Qualified Rehabilitation Counselor, State of Minnesota, 1998 to the present

Certified Disability Management Specialist, National Certification, 1998 to the present

Certified Vocational Evaluator, National Certification,  2003 to the present

Union Construction Workers' Compensation Fund, Preferred Provider, 2004-2010

Fellow, American Board of Vocational Experts, 2014-2018

International Psychometric Evaluation Certification (IPEC), 2016 to the present

Diplomate, American Board of Vocational Experts, 2018 to the present


Professional Memberships

American Board of Vocational Experts: ABVE
Associate Member 2011 to the present