Originally, from the Midwest, Suzan DeGooyer has resided in Florida since receiving the Master of Music degree from the University of Miami. She has performed extensively with numerous South Florida orchestras, the Greater Miami Opera, and various Broadway shows. Suzan is currently a member of the Miami Symphony Orchestra (MISO) and various chamber ensembles, conductor of the Miami Flute Ensemble and performs regularly with the Miami Dade College Faculty Woodwind Quintet. A well-known flute instructor in the South Florida area, Suzan is on the woodwind faculty of the New World School of the Arts and Miami Dade College. She is also on the faculty of the University of Miami Young Musicians Camp each summer. Suzan is an active member of the National Flute Association and the Florida Flute Association.