Susan Kurtz has had a lifelong interest in the arts. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Pennsylvania State University, majoring in Theatre Arts. Soon after, she began a career in photography and photo retouching. In 2001 Susan extended her services to include graphic design for both print work and the web. She has numerous certifications in print media and an Associate of Science degree in web media.
Susan enjoys working with typography and page layout, specializing in book design. She often combines typography with her photographs and illustrations. Other media Susan explores are acrylic, watercolor, and oil painting.
Susan is Director of Public Communications, as well as the creative designer for Open Gate Sangha, a nonprofit organization in San Jose, California.