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Susan J. Burlingame has more than 25 years of experience as a writer, editor, and communications professional. She has held senior public relations and writing positions in higher education, not-for profit organizations, and businesses.



• Principal/Owner: sjb|words, 2008 - present.

• Senior Writer/Director of Communications:

Snavely Associates, 2001-2008

• Writer: Penn State University College of Education

• Director of Public Relations: Central Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired (Utica, NY)

• Director of Public Relations: Saint Bonaventure University

• Director of Public Relations:

University of Pittsburgh at Bradford

• Documentation Specialist/Technical Writer:

Gilbert Associates



Bachelor of Arts, English:
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania

LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/in/susanburlingame

Websites (non-educational)
Abundance Wealth Counselors
Actuated Medical Inc.
Auger Communications
Blue Mountain Quality Resources
Firebrand Tribe
Misty Wilt Graphic Design
Pennsylvania Forestry Association

Georgian Court University
Michigan Technological University
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
National Inst. Occupational Safety & Health
National Science Foundation

Penn State Architecture & Landscape Architecture

Penn State Office of Human Resources
Penns Valley EMS
Thievon-Wright Consulting Group

Magazine Articles/Editing
Alvernia University
C. F. Martin & Co. (The Sounding Board)
Michigan Technological University
Mount St. Mary's University
Ohio Northern University
Pennsylvania Office of Rural Health
Penn State Outreach
University of Maryland (Agric & Natural Resources)
US Naval Academy Alumni Assoc & Foundation

Alderson-Broaddus College
Annapolis Maritime Museum
Alvernia College
Binghamton University
Brandeis University
Bridgewater College
Carroll University
Cincinnati Cancer Consortium
The College of New Jersey
Dominican University
East Stroudsburg University
Elizabethtown College
Iowa State University
Marywood University
Messiah College
Newark Academy
Miami University (Ohio)
Ohio Northern University
The Ohio State University
Michigan Technological University
Randolph-Macon College
Saint Joseph’s University
San Jose State University
Shenandoah University
Southern Illinois University
Stonehill College
Stony Brook University
US Naval Academy Alum Assoc & Foundation
US Military Academy, West Point Assoc of Graduates
University of California, Santa Cruz
University of Cincinnati
University of Connecticut
University of Florida
University of Maine
University of South Florida
University of Texas, El Paso
University of Utah
West Virginia University
Worcester Polytechnic Institute


Brunswick School
Charlotte Country Day School
East Stroudsburg University
Germantown Academy
Juniata College
Kiski School
Marywood University
Moravian Academy
Morristown-Beard School
Salem Academy
South Hills School of Business & Technology
Wells College
Wooster School

Annual Reports
First Commonwealth Financial Corporation
US Naval Academy Alumni Assoc & Foundation