Hi! I’m Susan Koeppen

Hey there, so glad you stopped by! Let me introduce myself. I'm Susan, a 9-time Emmy award-winning journalist with a PASSION for telling stories and talking to people. Currently, I work as the 4pm news anchor at WPXI, the NBC station in Pittsburgh. With 30 years of news anchoring and reporting experience under my belt, I am thrilled to be a keynote speaker at events nationwide and an interviewer/storyteller for companies and organizations. I'm also a cardiac arrest survivor, a women’s health advocate, a wife and a mom to three amazing kids. I’m using all of my life experiences to create dynamic speeches and tell amazing stories FOR YOU that are designed to inform, inspire and engage. 

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Whether you’re hosting a small or large event for your company or organization, I’m available as a keynote speaker.
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As a cardiac arrest survivor, I’m passionate about sharing my story of survival to educate and advocate for heart health.
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With 3 decades of experience in the media, I’m using my skills as a journalist to help you and your business tell your story.
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We will forever remember her story.
Brittany Everett - Director, Executive Affairs - WVU Medicine-WVU Hospitals
Inspirational and powerful!
Freddie Fu - Former Chairman - Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at UPMC
Just what the doctor ordered!
Donn Cramton - Organizer - Horizons Town Talk
I am motivated by Susan’s passion and drive.
Bruce Benda - Board Chair - American Heart Association Greater Pittsburgh
A relentless advocate for women's heart health.
Deb Banks - Executive Director - American Heart Association Greater Pittsburgh
A truthful, dynamic speaker.
Melanie Taylor - Attendee - Friends of Monessen Library Luncheon
Always professional, quick on her feet. Brava to Susan!
Tinsy Labrie - Director of Marketing & PR - Jewish Association on Aging