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Suzanne Anthony

Suzanne Anthony
Title: Associate Professor - Management
Phone: 678-717-3477

Office: Nesbitt Academic Building, 5114, Gainesville
Areas of Expertise: Business Communication


Suzanne Anthony is an associate professor of Business Communications at the University of North Georgia's Mike Cottrell College of Business. Prior to joining UNG in 2002, she served as an adjunct instructor at Brenau University and instructor of community education for Hall County.  Prior to entering the field of education, Anthony began her career at Hamilton Medical Center in Dalton, GA as a financial analyst and also served as a financial services project specialist and educational programs assistant prior to moving to Gainesville where she worked at Northeast Georgia Medical Center as a physician referral coordinator and membership coordinator for senior partners.

Anthony's experience in the medical industry and as an instructor equip her to teach students relevant methods of business communication. In her service to the university, Anthony has served on a number of committees and also as an advisor to the Enactus organization and in support of the BB&T Center for Ethical Leadership where she assists in developing business ethics curriculum for the center's high school programming.

Courses Taught

BUSA 2108: Business Communication, BUSA 3108: Managerial & Business Communication


  • MBA, University of Tennessee, 1982
  • BS, Marketing, University of Tennessee, 1981
  • AA, Business Administration, Dalton State College, 1979

Research/Special Interests

Soft skills, professionalism


Anthony, S., Garner, B. (2016). Teaching Soft Skills to Business Students: An Analysis of Multiple Pedagogical Methods. Business and Professional Communication Quarterly, 79(3), 360 –370. 

Melton, K., Anthony, S. (2015). When measurement becomes the mission - don't trust the measurement! [listed in ABDC]. The Journal for Quality and Participation, 38(1), 29-33. 

Anthony, S. (2014). Integrating Soft Skills in the Curriculum without Sacrificing Content. Journal for Academic Excellence, 2 (4), 6-9.

Work Experience

Continuing Education Instructor
Gainesville State College

Community Education Instructor
Hall County

Educational Instructor & Program Specialist
Northeast Georgia Medical Center

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