Staff

All of White Field Partners staff are unpaid volunteers. This enables us to double their salary annually to thank them for their great work.

Suzanne Pitz, Director of Operations

Suzanne profile picSuzanne is co-founder of White Field Partners and has made six trips to Sierra Leone. You could say it’s her passion. She is Vice President of The Professor’s House, a small business she operates with Dr. Art Pitz, her husband of 46 years. Together, they have worked and travelled in 24 nations, raised three children, doted on two grandchildren, parented several foster children, and hosted numerous international students. Art and Suzanne are Elders of Grace Family Church. Her preferred title is “Grandma.”

Suzanne is a retired educator who taught psychology, writing, and public speaking at the college level, most recently in Banska Bystrica, Slovakia. She holds an M.A. degree in Instructional Design and Technology from The Univ. of Iowa. In addition to teaching, she served as Marketing and Quality Manager of the Business and Industry Center at Black Hawk College where she designed and implemented training programs specializing in technical and quality training for manufacturers. As Director of the Teaching Learning Center, she assisted faculty members in developing and facilitating online courses.