Suzanne spent 31 years in trust administration, wealth management, and philanthropic consulting at Wells Fargo Bank. Although she is new to shooting sports and hunting, Suzanne is passionate about and committed to exposing more young people and women to shooting sports. A regular student of Gunsite Academy in Arizona, she knows firsthand how empowering it is to learn how to safely handle guns and be able to protect oneself should the need arise.
A life member of the NRA, she is a member of the NRA Ring of Freedom and the NRA Women’s Leadership Forum Council as well as the CA Rifle and Pistol Association. She and her husband Hammond Edwards are members of Wing & Barrel in Sonoma, where they shoot sporting clays regularly. When at home in Reno, they enjoy shooting at Reno Guns & Range.
Suzanne served on the Ronald Reagan Library Professional Advisory Council 2008 – 2012. She also served as a board member of the Leukemia Lymphoma Society for 18 years and of those she served six on the National board.
She received her BA at Mount Holyoke College and her MBA at St. Mary’s College, California. Suzanne is also a graduate of the American Bankers’ Association’s National Graduate Trust School.