♦ Guest Presentations at Universities & Events
♦ Book Signings & Creative Writing Workshops
♦ Corporate Diversity & Communication Seminars
♦ Public Speaking, Marriage, Family & 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 is the Vice President of her children's school Board of Directors and serves on several other non-profit boards and commissions as well. She is the author of:
Modern Muslim Marriage: Finding the Right Match & Making Your Marriage Succeed (2012)
9 to 5: Muslims in the Western Workplace (2011)
When Muslim Marriage Fails: Divorce Chronicles & Commentaries (2010)- International Book Awards Finalist
& The BFF Sisters: Jennah's New Friends (2001)
Look for her newest book due out this Fall "On the Road to Recovery: Healing Broken Hearts" (Amana 2014). Her upcoming works include "Modern Muslim Women"(Amana), "Voices of the Arab Spring" (Pending) and "Khadija's Trip" (Taqwa Media). She currently resides in New Jersey with her husband of sixteen years and their three children.
References will gladly be provided upon request. Please contact her today at firstname.lastname@example.org for a free consultation or to arrange for a speaking engagement.
Upcoming Presentations 2014:
Sunday- July 6th- JMIC Pre-Iftar Talk, Boonton, NJ
Friday- July 11th- Ramadan Itekaf talk- NIA- Newark, NJ
Saturday- July 19th- Ramadan Conference- Lake Mohegan, NY
Sunday August 3rd-7th- Witherspoon Islam & Marriage Conference- Princeton, NJ
Friday-Sunday, August 15th-17th- ICNA Regional Conference- Peoria, IL
Saturday- August 23rd- Reviving the Heart Conference- NBIC- New Brunswick, NJ
Saturday- September 20th- Vita et Veritas Conference- Yale- New Haven, CT
Sunday- September 21st- Hijabfest- Hyatt New Brunswick, NJ
Sunday- September 28th- Simmons College- Boston, MA
Sunday- October 12th- WKFA Conference- Edison, NJ
Saturday- October 18th- Youth, Islam, Identity talk- Berlin, CT
Tuesday- October 21st- John Jay College- New York, NY
Sunday- October 26th- Empowerment of Women talk- ISCJ, NJ
Saturday, November 8th- ICNA Regional Conference- Rochester, NY
Saturday & Sunday, November 28th & 29th- NJ Dawah Conference- Parsippany, NJ
Saturday, December 6th- Marriage & Family Talk- Lancaster, PA
Friday-Sunday, December 26-28th- ICNA-MAS Convention- Chicago, IL