Susan Cloud

Communications Specialist


Dept:Carrie Chapman Catt Center
Office:313 Catt
2224 Osborn Dr.
Ames IA


Susan Cloud is a communications specialist for the Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women and Politics. She received a B.A. in biology from Cornell College in Mt. Vernon, Iowa, and an M.S. in botany and an M.A. in rhetoric and professional communication from Iowa State University. In her role at the center, Cloud handles the center’s public relations, publishes the Voices newsletter, leads the Legacy of Heroines scholarship program, coordinates the Women Impacting ISU calendar, and manages the Archives of Women’s Political Communication. Cloud joined the staff in the fall of 2012. Previously, she was a technical writer and editor at Engineering Animation, Inc. and courseware services manager at Phasient Learning Technologies, both in Ames, Iowa. She has also worked as a freelance technical writer and editor.