Dr. Suzanne Myers
Suzanne “Suzy” Myers currently serves as Project Director for the Kansas Striving Readers Comprehensive Literacy Initiative, as well as Coordinator for assessed and non-assessed standards at the Kansas State Department of Education. She also recently served as the state’s Language Arts and Literacy Consultant. She has worked as a high school English teacher and Curriculum Coordinator for two Kansas school districts, where she also took on leadership roles in the area of professional learning. She currently serves on the Executive Boards for the Kansas Masonic Literacy Center and the Kansas Association of Teachers of English (KATE), and is active with the Writing Conference, which hosts writing competitions and a literature festival each year for students and teachers. Suzy is a Flint Hills Writing Project fellow (2006) and is National Board Certified in Adolescent/Young Adult English Language Arts. She holds bachelor’s degrees in Journalism and English Education, a Master’s in Curriculum and Instruction, and a Doctorate in Curriculum and Instruction.