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Suzi Carter and her fiance, Michael, have made Harrisonburg their home because it’s “an amazing place to live,” says Suzi. “So many of my sources of pride come when people see the beauty that is here.”

decided together to start dating seriously. Her positive, outgoing spirit is part of what drew him to her, along with her thoughtfulness in every aspect of life, from her work projects to social circles. As manager of Court Square Theater and working with the Red Wing Roots Music Festival and a food truck court, he and Suzi both act as public faces for what helps make Harrisonburg tick. But they work in different ways: Michael is pushed to be better in his own work by watching her expertise and execution,

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