Professional Resume Samples : A functional resume will emphasize the skills used as homemaker or volunteer. Recent and important activities can be stressed and employment gaps will not be as evident.
3122 High Road
Warwick - RI 02888
J.D. - Harvard Law School - 1998
Graduated top 10%
Raised four children :
• Developed tolerance, patience, and negotiating skills
• Learned to develop strategies to achieve goals
• Exercised sound judgment in all areas of child rearing
• Developed useful time-management skills
As wife to the city comptroller, I accomplished the following.
• Created a foundation that funded three arts centers for the handicapped.
• Established a volunteer theater program in Warwick General Hospital.
• Gained financial assistance for breast cancer support organization.
• Founded the Warwick, RI, division of The Breast Cancer Coalition.
• Organized funding activities for the Coalition.
• Instituted a yearly walk-a-then for the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation.
Member of the Bar Association - Licensed to practice in Rhode Island and Massachusetts