Cymbal Instructor and Visual Designer
Suzie Brooks is originally from Novi, MI and attended Western Michigan University. There she was in the marching band for five seasons, serving as the drum major for three before graduating with a degree in communications. As a performer, Suzie spent seven seasons marching WGI ensembles. She marched two with Novi HS, three with Motor City Percussion and two with the WGI World Class finalist Northcoast Academy in the cymbal line. She has been an active educator, working with Eastside Fury, Legends Drum and Bugle Corps as well as many schools in Michigan and Northern Virginia. Suzie works for a real estate agent out of Arlington and currently resides in Woodbridge with her husband Jeff. She was the Northern Region Percussion Coordinator for the Atlantic Indoor Association for one year and currently in her third year as the Northern Region Vice President.