An award-winning creative director/designer by trade, Suzanne is passionate about using design and collaboration to make the world a better place. Prior to joining BeyondBrands to lead our creative branding group, Suzanne spent 20 years in the advertising and design consultancy worlds. She was honored to be one of President Obama’s Global Emerging Entrepreneurs, as well as North America Sappi Ideas that Matter Grant recipient. Suzanne pays it forward teaching Design and Social Entrepreneurship at the School of Visual Arts in New York City, and running the Ucal McKenzie Breakaway Foundation, a nonprofit that gives city youth access top soccer, health and art education. Suzanne is often selected to judge international design award shows, and most recently is a 2019 One Show Judge. An avid runner, Suzanne is always trying new recipes with fresh and new ingredients.
“Fall down 4 times. Get back up 5.”
Brand Experience: American Legacy Foundation, Boston Children’s Hospital, ESPN, Fashion Designers of America (CFDA), Maria Sharapova/SuperGoop, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Nike, Ocean Spray, Professional Association for Design (AIGA), Puma, Tom Ford, truth, Whole Foods, VH1 Save the Music Foundation