Executive Producer Defining US
Suzanne Morris is a passionate media operations executive and strategic advisor. During her media career, Morris served as the Vice President of Operations at Home Box Office (HBO) and Deluxe Entertainment, a global content creation and media management company. At HBO, Morris managed West Coast Studio Operations including implementing digital workflow architectures. She was named to the VP position in 2005 and originally joined the company in 2000 as the Director of Financial Analysis and Planning. In that role, Morris helped manage HBO’s third-party investment initiatives and developed long term strategic plans and annual budgets. Subsequently, at Deluxe Entertainment, Morris created value through merger execution integration, change management, and revenue diversification.
Morris has been involved in various professional and community organizations including board memberships at RepresentEd Leadership, the New York City Chapter of Women in Cable and Telecommunications, A Better Chance, Break the Cycle and the Grant Morris Foundation. She was also HBO’s Walter Kaitz Fellow and received the Black Achievers in Industry award from the New York YMCA. Morris is a Summa Cum Laude graduate of Howard University and holds a JD from the University of Pennsylvania Law School.