Southwestern University Trustee
Suzanne Blake is the president and co-founder of BlakeǀCooper Financial Strategies, a financial-services firm associated with Raymond James that, in addition to providing traditional financial and investment planning, specializes in supporting individuals and couples during divorce proceedings. She has served on numerous boards, including Covenant Hospital System, Lubbock Power & Light, and the United Way of Lubbock. She is the past president of the Collaborative Law Section of the Lubbock Bar Association, the West Texas Women’s CPAs, and the South Plains Advocates for Elders. She is the past chairman of the Lubbock Methodist Hospital System board. The Lubbock YWCA recently awarded her a Woman of Excellence Award.
Suzanne received her bachelor’s degree in accounting from Texas Tech University in 1986. She is a licensed certified public accountant with designations of Certified Retirement Planning Counselor and Certified Divorce Financial Analyst.