|Presence St. Mary’s Hospital will be hosting a book signing for author and Team Member Susan Fox on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. at the Gathering Grounds Gift Shop at the hospital. Susan has been a nurse at St. Mary’s since January 2, 1991. In addition to nursing, Susan has worked as a technical writer for a major consulting firm in the Chicago area, and is a member of the Literary Writers Network, currently serving as senior editorial assistant for their online publication, 10,000 Tons of Black Ink.Susan holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of St. Francis in Joliet, a nursing degree, and a certificate in technical writing from the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago. Fox has been a keynote speaker at The Indiana Center for Middle East Peace, hosted by Dr. Michael Spath, and has read excerpts from her book at one of Chicago’s premier independent book stores, the Book Cellar. The opening pages of the book recently took honors in the nonfiction category at the Writers’ Institute in Madison, Wisconsin.
Susan also serves on the Human Rights Committee for Good Shepherd Manor in Momence, Illinois, and is a member of the Kankakee Valley Wind Ensemble. She lives in Momence with her husband Ken.