Suzanne Adan

Work experience

Work experience
Mar 2006 - Jun 2012

Middle School Teacher

David Wooster Middle School

Creation of units on American History which aligned with curriculum to a diverse population of 7th and 8th grade students, including the talented and gifted students (Advanced Learning Program of Stratford/Honors program); adapt teaching methods and instructional materials to meet students' varying needs and interests; active participant in school, team, and departmental activities; coordinate and supervise extracurricular activities (student leadership council, 8th grade dance & picnic, teen nights, field trips, afterschool program activities, etc.); facilitated continued parent contact to ensure student success; collaboration with other teachers and administrators to develop, evaluate, and revise middle school programs; co-author of curriculum for 7th and 8th grade U.S. History on the district level.

May 2004 - Aug 2007

Administrative Assistant

Standard Security Systems

Provide extensive customer service and sales calls; supervise and train employees; schedule and confirm appointments for customers; operate various office equipment and use computers for word processing, spreadsheets, database management, and other applications.

Aug 2003 - May 2006

Resident Advisor

Southern Connecticut State University

Design and implement cultural, social, and educational programs within the residence halls to promote and personal growth of the student body; enforce rules and regulations to ensure the smooth and orderly operation of the residence programs; mediate interpersonal problems between residents; assist in the advisement of Hall Council and other peer organizational groups; design and produce monthly informational and motivational boards

Apr 1996 - Jul 2003

Medical Office Receptionist/Billing

Eras, Federico, Levin, and Levine (currently GI Health Specialists)

High paced, multi-task position which required involvement on multiple levels within the organization.  Duties included: patient services; scheduling of various office and hospital diagnostic appointments, surgeries, and consultations; preparation of charts; maintenance of medical records; preparation of monthly reports; opening and closing of office; various tasks associated with patient billing and insurance claims filing.


May 2002

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science

Southern Connecticut State University

Departmental Honors in Political Science; Thesis presented at the National Collegiate Honors Council