Trudy Suggs

Owner, T.S. Writing Services

T.S. Writing Services, LLC

Trudy Suggs holds a master’s degree in public administration, and began her career with a large nonprofit organization. After taking a year off to travel, she became editor in chief of a community newspaper before establishing T.S. Writing Services in 2003. She has also taught for Gallaudet University, Gotham Writers’ Workshop, and Frederick Community College.

The recipient of Gallaudet University Alumni Association’s Outstanding Young Alumnus award, the National Association of the Deaf’s CEO Award, and a National Association of Secretaries of State Medallion Award, Trudy has served on the boards of National Association of the Deaf, Minnesota Association of Deaf Citizens, National Deaf Business Institute, and Maryland School for the Deaf Foundation. She also has chaired deaf interpreting groups in Illinois and Minnesota, along with chairing RID’s CDI task force and the Illinois State Police Communication Issues Committee.

She makes her home in Maryland.