Sammie Suresh

Director of Communications Strategy & Board Member

Sammie Suresh is a San Francisco Bay Area native from Cupertino, CA. She recently returned to the Bay Area after eleven years in Illinois, with a B.S. in Advertising from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign and an M.A. in English Literature from Northwestern University. Sammie is a voracious reader with a strong interest in writing and design. She has a career as a Sr. Digital Marketing professional with a leading insurance brokerage, specializing in SEO and website content strategy.

Sammie is passionate about educational equality. She previously interned at the American India Foundation, a nonprofit organization focused on accelerating social change in India through education, technology, and access to healthcare. Sammie is inspired by Access Books’ mission to bridge the literacy gap for low-income students in the Bay Area, and is excited to contribute to a local cause as an active and dedicated board member.

Sammie enjoys going to the beach with her husband and one year old daughter, hiking, practicing yoga, cooking, traveling, and reading crime fiction novels in her spare time.