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Stephen Anthony Volkert

2 Meadow Lane North Caldwell, NJ 07006
Education Newark Academy, Livingston NJ High School The Pennsylvania State University, University Park PA Bachelor of Science: Finance ê GPA: 3.16/4.00 ê Honors: Dean’s List

Tel. : 973-216-2935 E-mail : volkert.stephen@gmail.com

Graduated: June 2006

Graduated: August 2011

Work Experience May 2011 – August 2011 Newark Academy, Livingston NJ Assistant to Director of Operations ê Inspected school grounds daily to determine maintenance needs and perform corrective actions, as necessary. Includes maintenance of athletic fields, greens, and other grounds by watering and fertilizing turfs, cutting grass, and removing weeds. ê Trained, oriented and counseled new employees regarding procedures, safety, and equipment operation

Legal Experience Superior Court of New Jersey, Newark NJ May 2009 – August 2009 Judicial Intern ê Attended trials and court proceedings in all court divisions of the Superior Court of New Jersey Essex County Courthouse (Civil, Criminal, Municipal, Family, General Equity, Probation) ê Observed the process of judicial decision-making and earned an a substantial understanding of those attributes of effective lawyering Juvenile Conference Committee, Caldwell NJ May 2006 – August 2006 Juvenile Member ê Only juvenile member on Caldwell committee ê Served as a general member to the committee which functions as an arm of the court in hearing and deciding matters of alleged offenses of the juvenile ê Assisted in advocating a strategy and offering advices to the juvenile and the juvenile’s parents to forestall more serious future misconduct by the juvenile offender and to enable the offender to become a responsible and productive member of the community ê Supervised the juvenile’s compliance with the committee’s sanctions and informed the court of all decisions settled at group proceedings

Activities Undergraduate Law Society August 2009 – August 2011 Senior Member ê Attended regularly scheduled group assemblies and acquired valuable insight to the law school environment and legal profession Advised new student society members on matters of law school applications to assist them in initiating the process Penn State Dance Marathon (THON) September 2007 – February 2008 Finance Captain – Budget/Reimbursement Manager ê Responsible for Responsible for tracking the $6.6 million raised throughout the fundraising season ê Attended weekly meetings to formulate fundraising strategies, monitor organization totals, and analyzed overall total earned ê Worked to count all monetary donations, manage checks and pledges, as well as assisted THON Chairs and donors with all financial needs Pi Kappa Phi September 2006 – Present Undergraduate Member ê Pledge Class President (2006-2007) - Motivated and delegated tasks effectively to 13 members through college Responsible for maintaining relations with alumnae, chapter advisors, and Penn State community ê Penn State Dance Marathon (THON) Chair (2007-2009) - Coordinated fundraising events for chapter that led to over $215,000 raised for childhood cancer between September and February each year. Proposed and arranged corporate Sponsorship, canning weekends, and various solicitation events for Pi Kappa Phi ê Homecoming Chair (2008-2010) - Planned and executed all homecoming events for chapter including the homecoming parade, alumni reunion, all social gatherings, and all intramural competition in accordance with Penn State Homecoming Rules and Regulations through two consecutive years


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