Susan Somers is a veteran PR professional, with over 18 years of marketing and public relations experience. In 2004, she began FM Marketing LLC to carry out a mission to combine a passion for nonprofits with her PR expertise. Since its inception, the company has created and executed PR strategies for hundreds of nonprofit programs, events and fundraisers. Somers has created campaigns for some of the most high profile and respected organizations in Nevada, including the State of Nevada, Clark County, College of Southern Nevada, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southern Nevada and Foundation for Positively Kids.
Somers graduated from California Lutheran University, with a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration. She has been a Las Vegas resident since 1992. Active in the community, Somers has served on the Grant Screening Committee for Nevada Women’s Philanthropy, the executive committee for Faith Lutheran Middle School & High School’s Business Advisory Council and as the public relations chairperson for Las Vegas Valley Humane Society’s Wag-A-Tail Walk-A-Thon.
In her spare time Somers can be found hanging out with her husband and daughter, and the family’s motley assortment of rescue dogs. They enjoy traveling to San Diego to check out Padre MLB baseball games and picnicking at the beach. Somers is also taking drum lessons and is learning to drum to her favorite classic rock and funk songs.