♦ Guest Presentations at Universities & Events
♦ Book Signings & Creative Writing Workshops
♦ Corporate Cultural Communication Seminars
♦ Public Speaking and Career Consulting
♦ Marriage Seminars, Workshops, Programs, & Family Communication Counseling
Suzy Ismail is currently a Visiting Professor at DeVry University in North Brunswick, New Jersey and at DeVry University Online. She is also the curriculum developer and lead instructor at CML(http://centerformuslimlife.org/) a nonprofit social platform that focuses on strengthening marriage, family, and community life. She received her Bachelor's in English, Communication and Middle Eastern Studies, her Master's in Communication and Information Studies, and attended the School of Communication at Rutgers University as a doctoral student in the field of Intercultural Organizational Communication.
She specializes in presenting a range of communication seminars and workshops at major corporations, conferences and events that address issues such as marriage, divorce, unity, youth and women empowerment, and cultural and religious diversity in the workplace. Since 1999, she has been teaching, speaking and writing professionally on a national and international level.
Suzy has been an active officer on her children's school Board of Directors for the past six years and serves on several other non-profit boards as well. She is the author of:
Modern Muslim Marriage: Finding the Right Match and Making Your Marriage Succeed
9 to 5: Muslims in the Western Workplace
When Muslim Marriage Fails: Divorce Chronicles & Commentaries (International Book Awards 2012 Finalist)
& The BFF Sisters: Jennah's New Friends
Her upcoming works include "Voices of the Arab Spring" (Pending) and "Khadija's Trip" (Pending). She currently resides in New Jersey with her husband of fourteen years and her three young children.
References will gladly be provided upon request. Please contact her today at email@example.com for a free consultation or to arrange for a speaking engagement.
Upcoming Presentations 2013:
Monday- April 8th- Middlesex County Community College Book talk- NJ
Wednesday- April 10th- Rutgers University Camden MSA talk- Camden, NJ
Thursday- April 11th- Interweave interfaith panel program- Summit, NJ
Friday- April 12th- ICPC- Women & Beauty talk- Passaic, NJ
Saturday- April 13th- ISCJ Matrimonial Dinner talk- Ramada, NJ
Wednesday- April 17th- The myth of Muslim women's oppression- John Jay, NY
Saturday- April 20th- Approaching Womanhood seminar- Hagerstown, MD
Thursday- April 25th- Balancing work & family life- CAMP, NJ
Friday- April 26th- Teen Talk- Masjid Al-Aman- Manalapan, NJ
Sunday- May 12th- ISCJ Sunday Seminar- Marriage Q&A- NJ
Saturday- Monday- May 25-27- ICNA Convention- Hartford, CT
Saturday & Sunday- June 8th & 9th- Writing our Cultures workshop- SCBWI- NJ
Saturday- June 16th- Book signing at Shaykhafest- NJ
Saturday- August 24th- SIS Family Health Day- Balancing lives- Brooklyn, NY