Suzanne Thomas

Marriott International

Vice President, Digital Division

Suzanne Thomas is a VP in the Digital division of Marriott International, and has led large teams delivering new web and mobile products for 14+ years. She led the agile transformation at Marriott and is experienced in agile and large SAFe implementations. She was asked to be a guest agile transformation expert at the World Bank in 2018 for two of their agile events. Prior to Marriott, she led large teams at Ogilvy PR and several digital agencies, Magnet and iXL NYC.

Before her digital career, Thomas was an actor and worked both onstage and backstage at professional theaters in Dallas, Chicago, and New York City. She has studied yoga sciences for 35 years and is trained as a teacher in three traditions. She served on a mindfulness task force at Marriott and teaches meditation to small groups up to 100 people. Throughout her career, she has mentored and coached team members and is now moving her career into integral coaching. Thomas was certified by New Ventures West in 2018. She has traveled to remote parts of India and Cameroon on humanitarian missions.