Suzanne Davidson joined the city board on January 1, 2013. A resident since 2010, she has a long history with the community and surrounding area.
Davidson began her career as a teacher in Arkadelphia schools, developing the art program and helping design the first gifted/talented program. Small business ownership, non-profit management, manufacturing, and urban school district upper management are part of her business background.
She has considerable experience at systems and process analysis, planning, and streamlining businesses for efficiency and cost savings. As a performing arts presenter in Dallas, she served on the boards of multiple arts organizations. She was appointed to the Arkansas Arts Advisory Council by Governor Beebe in 2010 and is active in the local arts scene. She is currently a member of the Park Avenue Community Association and the Whittington Valley Neighborhood Organization.