Mr. Suitter is a member of the Utah State Bar (Member, Banking and Finance Section), Salt Lake Rotary Club, the University of Utah President's Club and the Friends of the University of Utah College of Law. Appointed by Governor Norman Bangerter, he is a past member of the Utah Sports Authority, which was charged with building and maintaining sports facilities for the 2002 Olympic Winter Games.
Governor Michael Leavitt appointed Mr. Suitter Chair of the Third District Judicial Nominating Commission. Governor Leavitt also appointed Mr. Suitter Co-Chair of the "No! Coalition," formed to stop the storage of high-level nuclear waste in Utah.
Mr. Suitter is a former State Chairman of the Utah Republican Party. He served as Finance Chairman, Utah, Bush-Cheney 2004.