Suzanne Shumaker originally from Ohio, began her career in New York City, after receiving a Bachelor of Architecture degree from the University of Kentucky in 1999.
After developing her architectural design skills for 10 years in New York and Chicago. She and her husband, opened their Evanston, IL based firm, Shumaker Design + Build Associates, in 2009.
A self -taught photographer, her work ranges from documenting her architectural designs, the art of the everyday, to botanicals.
In 2017, she began showing her fine art photography, in Chicago and Evanston.