Shushana Rucker grew up in the Philadelphia area and attended PAFA where she received a certificate in printmaking. Shushana went on to receive an MFA from the University of Delaware, where she was the recipient of a full tuition scholarship and stipend. She moved to Idaho in 2015 with her husband and children. She currently teaches art at BYU-Idaho, PAFA, and the Art Museum of Eastern Idaho. She is represented by F.A.N. Gallery in Philadelphia, Art Works Gallery in Cedar City, and Gallery 12 in Idaho Falls. Shushana maintains an active studio practice portraying scenes from her birthplace of Philadelphia and from her current home in the West.
Shushana teaches printmaking, painting, and bookmaking courses in the Continuing Education program.