Suzanne joined Shades as a teenager in 1988. In 1999, she moved her membership to Second Baptist Church in Houston, Texas for two years and then came back to Shades in 2001. She joined the staff part-time in 2009 and then transitioned to full-time in 2012. Suzanne is the adult and families ministry assistant. She is also the membership coordinator for the church and handles all Sunday School attendance and church membership. Suzanne is married to Marty. Together they have 5 boys, 3 of which are still at home.