Lynn Sussman has been a member of the Springfield Symphony Orchestra since 1987. She has also performed with the Berkshire Lyric Orchestra, the Brattleboro Concert Choir Orchestra, Live in Concert, Inc., Columbia Festival Orchestra, New Hampshire Symphony, Albany Symphony, Monadnock Music Festival, Mohawk Trail Concerts, and is a member of the Paradise Winds ensemble. She has recorded on the Albany Records label and for Blank Productions. She currently teaches at Smith College and Deerfield Academy, and has taught at Amherst College and in Australia. She holds degrees from Manhattan School of Music and the University of Connecticut. She lives in Amherst, MA.