Suzanne Knizner is the Event Specialist responsible for planning, organizing and hosting a variety of events designed to reach a range of communities and stakeholders on behalf of the Berman Institute (BI). Prior to joining the BI Team, she managed Maryland Nonprofits’ signature events, as well as coordinated the organization’s capacity-building webinars and training sessions. In each of her previous positions, Suzanne served as the lead agent for large scale events including Maryland Nonprofits’ 25th Annual Conference, AmeriCorps VISTA’s 50th Anniversary campaign on behalf of Campaign Consultation, Inc., and the Archdiocese of Baltimore Division of Catholic Schools’ Teachers Awards Banquet. Suzanne holds a B.A. in Communication from McDaniel College and strives to embrace opportunities and create processes for an enriched life.