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  • 1. Mary Jo Zefeldt (Click Screen) mjzefeldt@gmail.com (Click to View Resume)
  • 2. Mary Jo Zefeldt, J.D. 773-724-0142 mjzefeldt@gmail.com Graphics + Communication Technology + Law = My Career Goals Introduction/Career Goals I am fascinated by human communication. I enjoy analyzing how to drive home a message and the reasoning behind an audience's acceptance of that message. I regularly practiced the art of persuasion Employment Experience as a 711 prosecutor. This experience showed me the importance of finding a theme that is common to both my position and my audience's collective experience. I am also familiar with the importance of Education implementing effective internal communications systems from my experience as a Workflow Coordinator/project manager. The creation of effective messages is crucial for internal as well as external processes. I find the possibilities put forth by new communications technologies to Computer Proficiency be exciting. I am currently pursuing a Masters degree in Human-Computer Training and Licenses Interaction. My studies are focused on usability engineering and user task analysis. I am looking for career opportunities that will provide me with hands on usability analysis as well as allow me to flex my project management muscles.
  • 3. Mary Jo Zefeldt, J.D. 773-724-0142 mjzefeldt@gmail.com Workflow Coordinator/Project Manager Introduction/Career Goals TrialGraphix/Kroll on Track, Chicago, IL 2007- 2009 Employment Experience Coordinated a graphics production team to create demonstrative graphics for Workflow Coordinator use at trials, hearings, and arbitrations. Advised clients how to deliver visual themes to reinforce their case theories and educate their audiences. Acted as 711 Prosecutor main communications liaison for clients on assigned projects. Recommended presentation strategies, techniques, and methods to target different audience Public Information Intern groups. Managed execution of logistical arrangements for deliverables. Expedited projects by priority. Maintained production budgets and negotiated client pricing. Briefed superiors on project status and recommended courses of Education action. Assisted in coordinating schedules of production team. Coordinated production efforts with outside vendors. Assisted in developing a new production team by investigating and recommending changes to internal Computer Proficiency procedures. Training and Licenses
  • 4. Mary Jo Zefeldt, J.D. 773-724-0142 mjzefeldt@gmail.com 711 Prosecutor/Law Clerk Introduction/Career Goals City of Chicago Department of Law, Chicago, IL 2005 – 2007 Employment Experience Prosecuted individuals in the First District of the Circuit Court of Cook County, Workflow Coordinator Illinois and the City of Chicago Department of Administrative Hearings for violating portions of the City of Chicago Building Code. Analyzed the feasibility 711 Prosecutor of prosecution and made recommendations to my superiors based on my findings. Investigated community issues and identified prosecutorial facts by Public Information Intern interviewing community members and Chicago Police. Drafted complaints, motions, court orders, and other memorandum. Negotiated with opposing counsel, defendants, and respondents to attain case settlements and out of Education court resolutions. Appeared before judges and hearing officers to examine and cross examine witnesses and to represent the interests of the City of Chicago. Coordinated the implementation of community outreach and Computer Proficiency educational events across department lines. Appeared in the First Municipal District Traffic Center to prosecute individuals for violating traffic sections of the Chicago Municipal Code and selected provisions of the Illinois Traffic Code. Training and Licenses
  • 5. Mary Jo Zefeldt, J.D. 773-724-0142 mjzefeldt@gmail.com Public Information Officer Intern Introduction/Career Goals CAPS, Chicago’s Alternative Policing Strategy, Chicago, IL 2003 Employment Experience Assisted Public Information Officer in coordinating media events for CAPS and Workflow Coordinator the Mayor’s office. Acted as liaison between CAPS and local media outlets and advertising sales representatives. Coordinated talent for television and radio 711 Prosecutor commercials. Directed the use of photo opportunities to further promote CAPS community presence and policy initiatives. Collaborated with other City of Public Information Intern Chicago departments to plan and execute community events, such as the Lawndale Community Health Fair. Drafted press releases and other public information materials to promote CAPS initiatives. Education Computer Proficiency Training and Licenses
  • 6. Mary Jo Zefeldt, J.D. 773-724-0142 mjzefeldt@gmail.com DePaul University College of Computing and Digital Media, Chicago, IL Current Graduate Student, Human-Computer Interaction Studies Introduction/Career Goals DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, IL J.D. conferred May 2007 Employment Experience Honors: Dean’s Merit Scholarship recipient CALI Excellence for the Future Award recipient, Criminal Procedure Education Activities: University College Dublin Exchange Participant International Law Society Member Computer Proficiency Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL B.A. Communications with a minor concentration in Graphic Arts Cum Laude B.A. Theatre Cum Laude, both degrees conferred April 2004 Training and Licenses Honors: Recipient of the FSU School of Theater Regents’ Scholarship Member of the Golden Key National Honor Society Member of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars Activities: Member of Lambda Pi Eta National Communications Service Society Florida State University Theatre/ Student Productions Florida State University World Affairs Program
  • 7. Mary Jo Zefeldt, J.D. 773-724-0142 mjzefeldt@gmail.com Familiar with both PC and Mac Platforms Introduction/Career Goals Microsoft Office Proficiency/Familiarity •PowerPoint Employment Experience •Word •Excel Education Adobe Software Proficiency/Familiarity •Illustrator •Photoshop Computer Proficiency •Acrobat •AfterEffects •Flash Training and Licenses •Dreamweaver Currently studying XHTML, CSS, Javacript, and ActionScript
  • 8. Mary Jo Zefeldt, J.D. 773-724-0142 mjzefeldt@gmail.com •Consultative Project Management Training Introduction/Career Goals •Effective Communication •Client persuasion Employment Experience •Relationship building Education •Licensed to Practice Law in Illinois Computer Proficiency •Bar Memberships •Chicago Bar Association Member Training and Licenses •Illinois Bar Association Member