Suzane Bricker is an Associate Adjunct Online Professor at the University of Maryland University College (UMUC), and took a semester-long leave of absence to teach on-ground courses in Advanced Business Communication at the University of Southern California (USC). In addition, she presented at the "2012 Global Education Conference," and the corresponding text was submitted to former Education Under-Secretary Martha Kanter. Bricker also peer edits for the Journal of Business and Technical Communication, (JBTC), and is a fee-based editor for Stanford University’s Hume Writing Center. She taught at California State University, Fullerton, and reported for The Los Angeles Business Journal, and for Government Technology e-zine. Bricker earned her bachelor’s degree at Antioch University, and master’s degree from California State University, Northridge. Several poems are in publication, with the latest titled, "My Father," which was released in an online literary journal in April.