Sue Brierley is the mother of Saroo Brierley, whose incredible journey to find his birth family is told in his book A Long Way Home and the Oscar-nominated film, Lion. Sue is the mother of two adopted children, both of whom were born in India. Sue has had a life-long commitment to adoption, particularly from overseas countries. She has travelled extensively over the last year with Saroo to promote his book, and will soon commence writing her own story. She also works closely with her husband John in their family business in Hobart, Tasmania.