Suzanne Sims, cellist, is a native of Atlanta, Georgia, and has played cello since the fourth grade. While growing up in Atlanta, she played in numerous orchestras and all-state festivals and attended the Georgia Governor’s Honors Program. Sims holds a Bachelor of Music in performance from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She has a private studio and is in demand as a cellist in many area groups, performing regularly with the Chattanooga Symphony Orchestra. She and her husband, Paul, live in historic St. Elmo with their five children.