Deacon Suzi was born and raised in Boston, Exeter, NH and
Wellesley Hills, MA.
She has served as a Deacon at
St. Michael and All Angels, St. David’s in Topeka, and Trinity Church,
Suzi was raised up to be a Deacon by
St. Michael’s and was ordained in 1997. Bishop William Smalley appointed her to be the Archdeacon of the Diocese in 1999 and she served in this position for 7 years. She has received recognition by our Diocese with the Bishop’s Vision Award, the Archdeacons Cross and the Order of the Bishop’s Cross.
Her career in nursing began in 1978 and has included all different aspects of nursing, from being a medical/surgical nurse, a shift supervisor in a large Community Hospital in Michigan, a Dean of Students in Kansas City, and VP of Nursing in Topeka. Her education included a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and a Masters in Human Resource Development.
Suzi is married to Ron Donnelly. She has two children and four grandchildren.