Suzanne is a writer, editor, educator and publisher in the visual and literary arts, as well as in sport. She holds a PhD in English with a specialty in female modernism and avant garde poetry and performance. Her projects seek to integrate creative expression and the body.
She has 18 years of editorial and publishing experience from substantive editing and anthologizing, to founding and running Queen Street Quarterly, a small press literary magazine. She is the founder and creative director of Sparks Ink, a new publishing company for integrated arts books. She also served as Managing Editor to a national sports magazine for three years and has offered freelance copy-editing and content production for over 10 years.
Suzanne has taught courses in literature, theory and composition at both large and small institutions including at York University and Ontario College of Art and Design University.
Alongside her literary career, Suzanne competed as a professional triathlete for six years and continues to coach cycling, running, and triathlon with Team Atomica in Toronto.