Suzanne Balaze Gifford
Suzanne Balaze Gifford, American lawyer.
Gifford, Suzanne Balaze was born on November 5, 1938 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Louis and Ruth Mildred (Babbitt) Balaze.
Bachelor, University Michigan, 1960. Bachelor of Laws, University Michigan, 1963.
Attorney Sulmeyer & Kupetz, Los Angeles, 1963-1966. Deputy city attorney City of Pasadena, California, 1966-1972. Assistant general council Southern California Rapid Transit District, Los Angeles, 1972-1988, general council, 1988-1993.
Co-general council Los Angeles County Metro Transit Authority, 1993-1994. General council Santa Clara County Transit District, San Jose, California, since 1995. Vice chair legal affairs committee American Public Transit Association, Washington, since 1994.