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Cheryl Floyd
Executive Assistant/Legal Secretary, Various Contract Assignments

Joined: May 27th, 2011
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I was born in a wonderful Christian home. My sister was accepted to the KC Art Institute but didn't get to attend because they kept raising the tuition. Our father had a cerebral hemorage in April 1966. Our father had theraphy but never spoke again. My parents used to listen to the radio and I won $1,350.98 three weeks before I graduated!

I went to NWMSU and he passed away at the end of my first semester. My mother encouraged to complete my degree.

I began to work, got married, and we had a daughter! When she was 3, her father left us. I raised her for the next 21 years by myself (he helped financially). She did great in school and attended the college of her choice (MU) and got the degree of her choice (BS/Marketing). She has worked fro the same international engineering firm for 13 years! She has always wanted to work in sports.

I began an MBA in April 1996 and stepped out of the Program at Baker University in August 1996 after three classes due to the merger at work and having to place my mother into a nursing home!

I have worked in CO (2000-2002) and CA (2006-2008) and returned to the Midwest both time due to the economy!
Current Whereabouts:
Looking for a job! I left my Legal Secretary position at the end of April 2008 and relocated back to the Midwest due to the recession beginning to affect the Bay area! I'm still looking for a job!
Life & Professional Aspirations:
I have worked for corporate executives and senior partners at corporations and law firms since 1972! I still want an MBA so I can get into management and make the world a better place!
Education   (request update)
Other College... class of 1973
Undergrad Major: Business Administration
Claim To Fame:
Raising a fabulous daughter by myself for 21 years!!! She got the college of her choice (MU), the degree of her choice (Bachelor of Science/Marketing) and she has worked for Bibb & Associates and Kiewit Power for 13 years!!! She is their Marketing Manager!!!
Most Memorable Moment:
Getting to attend NWMSU, being a member of Hudson Hall Dorm Council, joining Delta Zeta Sorority, being a member of Roberta Hall Dorm Council. I achieved a Bachelor of Science Degree in Office Administration. I began an MBA Program in April 1996 at Baker University and had to step out of the program in August 1996 due to a merger at work and having to place my mother in a nursing home. I hope to obtain an MBA!!!
Baker University class of
Grad Major:
High School: North Kansas City High School in North Kansas City , MO class of 1968
 
Activities & Accomplishments:
I took every business class I could find, including shorthand. I also took every home economics class there was and was a member of Future Homemakers of America and Pep Club!!! As an officer of the
Best Memories:
After attending 3 new grade schools, I knew everyone in high school! Being a member of Pep Club was the best!!! I have attended our 10th, 15th, 20th, 25th, 30th, and 40th reunions! Our class is very close and still good friends.
Experience
I currently work with Various Contract Assignments as Executive Assistant/Legal Secretary
I have 27 years of experience working in the Legal industry.
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