Susan Sackett

American Humanist Association — Phoenix, AZ

Susan Sackett grew up in Connecticut and Florida and received both her Bachelor of Arts and Master of Education degrees from the University of Florida in Gainesville.  In August 1974, she began an association with Gene Roddenberry, creator of the television legend Star Trek serving as his personal executive assistant for over 17 years until his death in October 1991. 

Susan and her writing partner, Fred Bronson, sold several stories and a teleplay to Star Trek: The Next Generation, including the popular episodes “Ménage à Troi” and “The Game.”  She has written multiple books about her experiences with Star Trek, including Letters to Star Trek, Star Trek Speaks!, The Making of Star Trek: The Motion Picture, and her Star Trek memoir, Inside Trek.  She is open to giving her primary presentation about Star Trek to all who are interested.

Susan is on the board of the American Humanist Association, and is a vice president of the International Humanist and Ethical Union. 

Susan can be reached via e-mail at susansackett [at] earthlink [dot] net