Susan Summons is a legendary 7-time Hall of Fame Coach and retired Professor. She is also an original member of the historic WBL Women’s Professional Basketball League, a WBCA National Coach of the Year, a three-time USA Basketball Assistant Coach who helped lead her team to a bronze medal, and has been honored twice as the MDC Endowed Teaching Faculty. She has been recognized as one of the top 100 most influential sports educators in America and one of the top 50 most influential business professionals in South Florida.
In addition to her many achievements, Susan has received numerous honors for her work. She has been inducted into the National NJCAA Hall of Fame, which has a Hall of Fame photo display in Overland Park, Kansas, in recognition of her contributions to sports education. Susan’s positive, powerful, and compelling voice inspires her audiences with her motivational speeches and presentations. She shares strategies on how to improve team and staff
performance, foster a positive culture, achieve success, overcome challenges, harness the power of passion, cultivate gratitude, and enhance both physical and mental wellness.
Susan has recently been appointed to the 2023 South Florida ASPA Advisory Board, recognized as a 2022 Miami Beach Badass Woman of the Year Finalist, honored by the Davie Society as a Woman in Harmony, and honored as a Miami Dade College Outstanding Woman in History Icon. These appointments and honors further highlight Susan’s impact and influence in the fields of sports education and leadership. Susan’s commitment to empowering and inspiring others through her teachings, speeches, and contributions to the community make her a role model for all. With her vast experience and knowledge, she continues to make a significant impact on the lives of those she interacts with.
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