Susan Silver

I’m the writer with a mathematical muse. Comfortable in a high demand environment. Thrive as a remote worker. I speak data and analytics.

Work Experience

Portland State University

Mathematics Major
Fall 2019

Beauty of Mathematics

May 2018 – Present

The Social Element

Engagement Specialist
June 2016 – Present


Director of Community
January 2013 – December 2017

SEO Copywriter

January 2009 – Present


Community Management

  • Grew TSR Facebook page from 1,000 to 4,000 fans in a year.
  • Used content curation to create a positive and family-friendly community at TSR.
  • A volunteer at CMX Summit NYC.
  • Employed as an Engagement Specialist at The Social Element for three years.
  • Conducted email outreach to build community for Beauty of Mathematics.

Content Marketing & SEO Copywriting

  • Reached 100,000 page views for content on Google News using SEO keywords and trending topics.
  • Used SEO copywriting to achieve a first page Google rank for “drug sniffing dogs” for a client.
  • Set editorial calendar for ArCompany blog.
  • Used Google Analytics data to chart growth and performance of ArCompany website & blog.
  • Work Published by The Synapse on Medium.


  • Used Caddy to setup WordPress with SSL certificate on a VPS running Ubuntu.
  • WordPress installation, security, backups and restore.
  • Know Git, Linux, PHP, Javascript, and CSS.
  • Well versed in server security like installing a firewall, using keys to login, and creating a sudo user banning root login.
  • Have used the starter theme _S (Underscores) to build my own personal WordPress themes.

Personal Goals

  • Name in print on the inside of Gygax Magazine.
  • Visiting Trinity College Cambridge and reading G.H. Hardy’s personal papers.
  • Attending and volunteering at Science Talk 2019.
  • Designing multiple bookmarks and selling them on Etsy.
  • Acceptance to Portland State University for fall 2019


Cross-Stitch Bookmarks

WordPress Development

Science Communications

© 2019 Susan Silver