Staff Brass Suzie Kim

Suzie Kim


A native of northeast Ohio and a graduate of North Royalton High School, Suzie Kim is a dedicated and passionate educator.

Suzie began her Drum Corps career marching for Glassmen Drum and Bugle Corps from 2007 through 2009 before aging out with Bluecoats Drum and Bugle Corps in 2011. She has also performed with Rhythm X as a member of the visual ensemble in 2011. 

Suzie attended The Ohio State University where she obtained two bachelors degrees in music education and euphonium performance. While a student, Suzie was an active member of Tau Beta Sigma and The Ohio State University Marching Band. After graduation, she began her career as the Director of Instrumental Music at Westland High School in Galloway, Ohio, where she has taught for 8 years. 

Suzie received her masters of education in music education from Capital University. Recently, she began working towards a doctorate degree in Educational Leadership from the University of the Cumberlands. Suzie lives in Columbus with her partner, Cody, and their dogs, Delta and Cooper.