Office Manager and HR Liaison
Department of Urban Studies
Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs
Cleveland State University
Office Location: UR307
A graduate of Baldwin-Wallace College (BA) and Cleveland State University (M.Ed.), Suzanne Sharpe has been employed with Cleveland State University for twenty-five years. Most recently her position involves managing the Urban Studies department and serving as the college's Human Resources Liaison. Working closely with the Department Chair, Ms. Sharpe especially values budget management tasks, and any data projects which analyze student enrollment.
Ms. Sharpe is a licensed professional counselor in the state of Ohio, and believes she uses her listening and mediation skills to strengthen student/faculty and faculty/staff relationships every day. She is a member of the Ohio Counseling Association.
Outside of her position with Cleveland State, Ms. Sharpe is an avid ultra-distance runner. She served for five years as the Volunteer Coordinator for the Burning River 100 Endurance Race, USATF’s 100-mile Trail National Championship race that welcomes 300 runners and well over 400 volunteers each year to the Cleveland area.
Mrs. Sharpe, her husband Jack and her two daughters reside in Medina.