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Susan Kay Gunness Myers Blood, American marketing professional. Recipient Communicator of Year award National Council for Marketing and Public Relations District V, 1993.


Blood, Susan Kay Gunness Myers was born on September 17, 1949 in Fargo, North Dakota, United States. Daughter of Gordon William and Lois Mae Gunness.


Bachelor of Science, South Dakota State University, 1971. Master of Science, Kansas State University, 1982.


Director community relations Fairview Hospitals, Minneapolis, 1971-1972. Instructor University Minnesota, 1972-1973, 77-78. Director public relations Kansas Council Economic Education, Manhattan, 1979-1980, Pawnee Comprehensive Mental Health Center, Manhattan, 1980-1981.

Instructor Kansas State University, 1982. Community relations director Weiner Memorial Medical Center, Marshall, Minnesota, 1982-1986. Executive director Mainstay, Inc., 1986-1988.

Director community relations North Hennepin Community College, Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, 1988-1997. President Quest Dynamics, Rogers, since 1997. Vice chairperson board directors Minnesota Job Skills Partnership, since 1991.

Chairperson board directors Direct Dialogue, United States West, Minnesota, 1989-1996. Consultant Search for Solutions, Pioneer Hybrid, Iowa, 1989-1993. Member national advisory board Heartland Center Leadership, Nebraska, since 1988.


Founder, co-director Community Quest, Minnesota, since 1986. Member task force Citizens League Telecommunications, Minneapolis, 1988-1990. Member international advisory board Baiki, North America Journal of Sami Life.

President Sami Association North America. Delegate Sami Council of Pan-Nordic Countries. Co-chairperson public awareness Success by Six Northwest, Minneapolis, 1990-1993.

Board directors Midwest Institute for Telecommuting Education. Member Council Advancement and Support Education, Citizens League, Rotary (board directors 1990-1991).


Gordon William

Lois Mae Gunness