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Suzanne Chamberlain Bergman

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Contact Info
Company/Employer: University at Buffalo
Phone - Office: 7168811706
Phone - Mobile: 7168681020
Address:
303 Portside, Buffalo, NY, United States, New York, USA 14202
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/suzanne-chamberlain-0a88b94/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/suzanne.chamberlain.338
Facilitator Qualifications
Clients: Worked with CEF industry clients on new product development. Strategic planning with non-profits and associations, including: Regional Economic Development Council; Fontana Boathouse (Frank Lloyd Wright design); University Heights Collaborative; Orchard Community Initiative; Erie County Medical Association; various units within UB like Alumni Relations and Philanthropy; market position / brand / business development with entrepreneurs and start-ups
Years Facilitating: 20+
Skills/Expertise (Select all that apply):
  • Subject Matter Expert / Speaker
  • Project Management
  • Meeting Facilitation
  • Innovation Facilitation (New products; services)
  • Strategic Planning
  • Branding / Brand Image / Brand Strategy
  • Training Others in Creativity/Facilitation/CPS
Industries Served:
  • Business / Industrial
  • Development / Fundraising
  • Education
  • Human Resources / Organizational Development
  • Media
  • New Products & Services
  • Non-Profit Organizations
  • Other Industry
Affiliations: Creative Education Foundation and CPSI Past affiliations: Buffalo Broadcasters Association, Public Relations Society of America Taught and co-taught: CPS and leadership / CPS classes at Daemen College and RIT
CEF/CPSI Leadership:
  • CEF Past Board Member
  • CPSI Core Faculty (18 Hour Course)
  • Past CEF Staff
Education: MS, International Center for Studies in Creativity, Buffalo State College; MA, Journalism, Univ. of Missouri, Columbia; BA, Art, Univ. of Massachusetts, Amherst
Qualified Assessor: MBTI, past experience with KAI
Awards: CEF Distinguished Leader Award; CPSI Colleague Award (15 years) other awards pertaining to university work and broadcasting
Languages Spoken:
  • English
Bio:

A communicator for more than 30 years, Suzanne Chamberlain has been an on-air television reporter/anchor, marketer and public relations executive. Currently a senior director at the University at Buffalo Office of the Vice President for Research and Economic Development, she has nurtured entrepreneurial/university relations; created fundraising communications; strategized unit websites and facilitated groups ranging from community activists to research administrators. She also co-teaches in Daemen College’s Executive Leadership and Change program. Previously she worked for the Creative Education Foundation, Western New York United Against Drug and Alcohol Abuse and Medaille College. She also was an on-air journalist for several television stations. She holds a BA from UMass, an MA from Mizzou and a master’s degree from Buffalo State College’s International Center for Studies in Creativity. A longtime CPSI leader, she has led workshops and facilitated for corporations, nonprofits, community groups and individuals. Client needs have have ranged from new product development to strategic planning. From team building to coaching. From brand and market position to fundraising and managing creative events. She is trained in MBTI and versed in KAI. She enjoys working with teams to develop resiliency skills and entrepreneurs to galvanize their growth.

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