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Susannah Porter Martin Gora

journalist , poet

Susannah Porter Martin Gora, American journalist, poet. E. Blake Byrne scholar, Duke University, 1997. Member of The Authors Guild, New York Women in Communications, Inc., Phi Eta Sigma, Kappa Kappa Gamma (life; director of public relations 1998-1999).

Background

Gora, Susannah Porter Martin was born on September 4, 1977 in New York City. Daughter of Joel Mark and Ann Ray Martin Gora.

Education

Bachelor in English cum laude with high distinction, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, 1999.

Career

Intern NY1 News, New York City, 1994, Columbia Broadcasting System News, New York City, 1996, Brillstein-Grey Entertainment, Beverly Hills, California, 1998. Production assistant ABC television, New York City, 1999—2000. Assistant to the editor Premiere Magazine, 2000—2001, associate editor, 2001—2004, Every Day with Rachael Ray Magazine.

Entertainment journalist publications including Elle, Variety and Woman's Day, since 2004. Host, writer Classics on Film, since 2005. Contributor of entertainment coverage Associated Press Radio, New York City, 2002—2005.

Works

  • Author: (poetry) Where Home Is, 1999, numerous poems.

Membership

Member of The Authors Guild, New York Women in Communications, Inc., Phi Eta Sigma, Kappa Kappa Gamma (life. Director of public relations 1998-1999).

Connections

Married Zachary Abella, July 22, 2006.