Suzi Garcia was raised in Little Rock, AR where she worked in restaurants, libraries, and theatres. She attended the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, majoring in English with a minor in Creative Writing. In 2011, she won the Whitbeck Memorial Award for Outstanding Graduating Senior with demonstrated excellence in scholarship, leadership, citizenship and character.

Suzi has participated in summer residencies with the Oxford American and Tin House, as well as taking a course from the Fine Arts Work Center.

Suzi spends most of her free time with her boyfriend and cats in Ann Arbor watching ABC Family dramas and baseball. She has work forthcoming from The Dirty Napkin.