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Suzanne Williams

community volunteer , educator , writer

Suzanne Williams, American writer, educator, community volunteer. Recipient commendation City of San Jose, 1995; inducted into Prytanean Society, University California, Berkeley, 1966; named Military Wife of Year, United States Air Force Air Training Command, 1974.

Background

Williams, Suzanne was born on July 10, 1944 in Scottsbluff, Nebraska, United States. Daughter of Norman William and Opal (Stafford) Adams.

Education

Bachelor in Speech, University California, Berkeley, 1966. Postgraduate, University Illinois, 1968.

Career

Personnel analyst Santa Clara County, San Jose, California, 1969-1970. Public affairs representative, staff writer Santa Clara County Transportation Agency, 1976-1979. Writer, English teacher, researcher self employed, since 1981.

Public Birthday Matches Custom Cards, since 1989.

Membership

Member, vice chair San Jose Public Library. Commission, 1988-1992. Member San Jose Library.

Yes on E Committee, 1994, San Jose Library. Master Plan Task Force, 1995-1997. Member joint library advisory committee San Jose and San Jose State University, 1997-1998.

Co-chair No on A Committee Campbell High School District, 1999. Elder Stone Church, San Jose, 1997-2000, 2003-2006, library, since 1991. Bond oversight committee Campbell High School District, 2000-2008.

Member Project Diversity Screening Committee, City of San Jose, 2004-2006. Member Presbyterian Women of Stone Church (life. Mission secretary since 1995), Friends of San Jose West Valley Library.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, writing, book shopping.

Connections

Married H. Douglas Williams, September 14, 1968. Children: Kate Lynn, Betsy Anne.

father:
Norman William Adams

mother:
Opal (Stafford) Adams

spouse:
H. Douglas Williams

children:
Kate Lynn Williams

Betsy Anne Williams