About

Sus_Rwanda_treeposeSusannah Smith

Susannah is a communications professional with a cross genre approach stemming from Ayurveda, Yoga, and Anthropology. Her expertise is in strategic communications and presentation training, qualitative market research, and a passion for wildlife conservation as it applies to human behavior.

Susannah was the Executive Producer for Red Wolf Revival, winner of Best Conservation Film at the 2016 International Wildlife Film Festival. As Marketing Vice President for The Wilson Company, she produced The Vault of Souls, an evening of elegant fear in Downtown Tampa. She previously worked at Busch Gardens Tampa as media spokesperson & zoo educator, with wildlife media appearances on CNN, GMA, CBS’ Early Show, Jack Hanna’s Animal Adventures, and others.

Susannah has a master’s degree in Mass Communications from University of South Florida and a bachelor’s degree in Cultural Anthropology from Tulane University. She is an Emerging Wildlife Conservation Leader alum and served as President on the Board of Directors for The Wildlands Network from 2012-2015. She received her Yoga Alliance certification in 2012 and graduated from The Florida Ayurveda Institute counselor program in 2020.