Susanna J. Smith is a writer, editor, blogger, and activist based in Asheville, NC. She writes on mobile health and technology, global health, sexual and reproductive health and rights, and ethics. Her work interweaves narrative, relevant research, and news with information on innovative ideas and achievements.
Susanna has superior writing and editing skills and her understanding of global health issues and actors contributed to improving IntraHealth’s overall organizational visibility in a variety of ways. Susanna is passionate about her work, challenging herself and others. It was a true pleasure to work with her.Laura Hoemeke, Director of Communications and Knowledge Management,
Susanna's expertise and insight are invaluable. She is highly knowledgeable in strategic communications, and always knows which story angles to pursue to best promote a program. She consistently provides guidance and advice that is thoughtful, practical, and relevant.Christine Spetz, Development Officer,
An exceptional writer with an extensive knowledge of global health and human rights issues, Susanna brings brilliance, creativity, and dedication to every single project she works on. She infuses her work with a mental power and "fierceness" that yields results, while maintaining a thoughtfulness and warmth that makes her an absolute joy to work with.Whitney Welshimer, Program Analyst,
As an early stage start-up, we needed a lot of support to build our company brand and marketing strategy. Susanna was exactly what we needed. She helped us refine our brand, create an online editorial strategy, develop new ways to grow and measure our social media audience, and write a strategic marketing plan for the launch of our first product.Belinda Liu, CEO,