Suzon Gautreaux Hawley is originally from Houma, Louisiana (Cajun country) and was educated at Louisiana State University. She now makes her home in Asheville, North Carolina.
She has been teaching the introductory survey course in the Department of Communication at Western Carolina University since the inception of the course in 1993. Prior to her move to the mountains, Suzon taught oral communication at LSU and LSU-Shreveport. She has also taught at Southwestern Community College in Sylva, North Carolina.
Suzon is in charge of the Reticent Communicator's Program at WCU, duties which include teaching communication to introverts and other students with a higher than normal level of communication anxiety. She derives great personal satisfaction from helping these students develop lifelong skills which will assist them in all areas of their lives.
Department of Communication
Visiting Lecturer - Human Communication
Office Address: Stillwell 271
- M.A., Louisiana State University