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Suzanne S. Barnhill
United States
Fairhope, AL
A former Latin teacher, Suzanne Barnhill has since 1975 operated the business now called Words into Type, which provides freelance writing, editing, word processing, typesetting, and desktop publishing services. Between 2000 and 2003 Suzanne was involved in editing, designing, and typesetting books for Over the Transom Publishing. More recently she has worked independently with authors self-publishing their books.

Suzanne joined the Rotary Club of Fairhope in 1994 and since 1995 has been the editor and publisher of its award-winning weekly bulletin. She also serves as the club’s publicity chairman and maintains the club website. She has been a member of the board of directors since 1997 and was awarded Paul Harris Fellow recognition in 1997.

Suzanne began using Word in 1992 and has been an MVP since 1999. She has contributed more than 60 articles to the Word MVP site at and also maintains her own FAQ site at
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