Suzette Thomas is a lifelong native and resident of Houma, LA (Terrebonne Parish).
Suzette received her Associates of Science Degree in Business Administration from Nicholls State University in December 1994. Her professional and civic involvement include: 2020 – 2021 President of the Organization of Parish Administrative Officials of the Police Jury Association of Louisiana; 2020 - 2024 Terrebonne Parish Democratic Party Executive Committee District 1 representative; LATerre Federal Credit Union Executive Board; United Way for South Louisiana Board of Trustees; President-Elect of the United Way for South Louisiana (UWSLA) Executive Board, Chair of the UWSLA Fund Distribution Committee, and UWSLA Team 4 - Health and Daycare Committee; Louisiana Association of Municipal Secretaries & Assistants (LAMSA) Certified
She is the daughter of Brenda Jones-Thomas and the late Allen Thomas. Her siblings are Angie and Susan (her twin). She is a member of the Baptist denomination.