MEET SUZANNE RUST, writer, lifestyle expert, and the newest member to the MadameNoire family as Host of Home Savvy.
Suzanne is a former staff editor for Real Simple Magazine, was a frequent contributor to NBC’s Today Show and has appeared in segments on CNN, WABC, WCBS, WB11, NY1, FOX, PBS, and The Tyra Banks Show, where she covered subjects ranging from health and beauty to cooking, entertaining, and organizing. Rust has also hosted segments for the Today Show website where she taught viewers how to add curb appeal to their homes as well as how to whip up the perfect chocolate dessert.
Suzanne is the daughter of the late sportscaster, Art Rust Jr., and a graduate of Sarah Lawrence College. Rust lived in Rome for several years where she worked in film production and wrote for Variety and Italian Elle. Fluent in Italian, she has also been an on-air reporter for one of Italy’s leading radio stations where she interviewed celebrities and covered trends and cultural events.
She also spent many years as an editor for Black Issues Book Review where she helmed Children’s Bookshelf and reviewed books on various topics from biographies and fiction to health and beauty. Suzanne is a native New Yorker who lives in Manhattan with her husband and two children.
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