Suzanne is a board member and volunteer for Orphans to Ambassadors since its foundation in 2009. She first traveled to Africa with founder Jake Gentry in 2008 to help with his research on his Master's thesis, "Refugee Impacts on Host Communities in Western Tanzania: A Geographic Analysis." She has been on O2A volunteer trips to Rwanda, Tanzania and Congo. Suzanne has her Master's in Clinical Counseling and enjoys utilizing her compassion in both her profession and as a volunteer. Hiking, camping, traveling, and reading are all activities she participates in to keep herself sane in her spare time.