Suzanne M. Wilson

Project Manager

Suzanne M. Wilson joined HC Smith Ltd in 2014, as a project manager for the firm. Suzanne coordinates industry and recruitment reaserch, reviews candidate qualification research and supports the work of the key partners of the firm. Suzanne’s other contributions include reviewing pending & current search credentials, and verification of candidate information.

Prior to joining H C Smith Ltd, Suzanne began her career as a project assistant with the Intellectual proprties group of one of the nation’s most prominent law firm.  She was then promoted to a paralegal specializing in product liability litigation. It is in this position that Suzanne conducted legal research, edited an Ohio State Ethics publication and worked with an expert writers in coordinating materials for trial preparation.  She also designated trial exhibits, prepared court room demonstratives and attended a month long trial.   

Her career in the legal profession also provided Suzane with exposure to the world of environmental litigation where she sat sidebar at a deposition and a mediation. She also led a project pitch to a client for use of an electronic document repository, which the client embraced.

Early in her career,  Ms. Wilson did an internship with The Cleveland Playhouse where she assisted in preparing a brochure for student matinees. She also had the opportunity to volunteer at the The Cleveland Children’s Museum assisting children in developing their motor skills and cognitive abilities.

Suzanne holds a bachelor’s degree in English Literature and a minor in Spanish from Hiram College, where she wrote for the college newspaper, and began her violin studies.  Shortly, after beginning her lessons she was asked to join the chamber orchestra.  Ms. Wilson also obtained her Master’s of Science in Social Adminstration from the Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences at Case Western Reserve University, where her concerntration was children, youth & families.  She also participated in internships with the Federal Pretrial Service and the Mandel Jewish Community Center.  Ms. Wilson also holds an active Real Estate License.