Suzanne Kresser

Suzanne Kresser

Registered Representative

Office: 740-264-4466
Fax: 740-346-0973

Suzanne Kresser is a native of Toronto, Ohio, and a 1992 graduate of Ohio University, Athens, Ohio with a B.S. in Communications and also a 1993 graduate of the Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science, Cincinnati, Ohio with a B.S. in Mortuary Science and maintains her State of Ohio Funeral Directing and Embalmers licenses.

Suzanne has been a Registered Representative with Tri-State Financial for the past 10 years and has been recognized as the leading producer of fixed annuities with the Slovene National Benefit Association (SNPJ) each of the last five years. In 2017 she was also the number two producer in life insurance premium with SNPJ. Prior to joining Tri-State Financial she served as the Executive Director of the United Way of Jefferson County for seven years and was inducted into the Jefferson Society Hall of Fame in 2013.

She is a member of the Eastern Gateway Community College Foundation Board of Directors and served as the co-chairman of the Fifty by Fifty Campaign for the College from 2014 - 2018; has served on the OSU Extension Advisory Committee since 2010, where she was recognized in 2014 as an Honorary 4H Member; and has served as Fundraising chair for the Steubenville Nutcracker Village for the past 3 years.

Suzanne has also been active with the Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce for many years and completed the Chamber’s Leadership Training Program in 2005 and also served on the Chamber’s Public Speaker Series Committee for several years. She has volunteered on the Jefferson County Public Investment Plan Advisory Group since 2008.

Suzanne is a former member of the Trinity Health System Foundation Board of Directors serving from 2010 until 2018 and is a former member of the Steubenville Rotary Club where she served on the Board of Directors from 2004 – 2008 and 2011 and served as club President, 2006 –2007 and is a multiple Paul Harris Fellow. A lifetime member of ABATE of Ohio, Region 1 Suzanne served as a Board Member and Treasurer from 2004 until 2009.

In 2011 Suzanne received the Community Service Humanitarian Award from Quinn Memorial AME Church; in 2016 Suzanne was nominated for Woman of the Year by the Ohio Valley Business and Professional Women’s Club and in 2018 she received the Y.W.C.A. Business & Professional Women of Distinction Award.

She resides in Wintersville, Ohio with her Yorkshire Terrier, Annie and is a member of Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church.