Suzanne Smith

Designer and Visual Media Specialist, Council of Independent Colleges

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​Suzanne Smith joined CIC in 2022 and is the designer and visual media specialist. Her responsibilities include conceptualizing, designing, strategizing and producing a wide range of marketing collateral for multichannel platforms; and, as the sole designer on staff, providing creative direction for the organization. Before joining CIC, Smith served as the director of creative services at Shenandoah University. Her experience beyond higher ed includes retail brand marketing and designing for several New York-based magazines including Forbes, SmartMoney, Essence, and CosmoGirl. Smith received a BFA in graphic design from East Carolina University.