Monica Dawn Coots

1507 Kildeer Dr.
Round Lake, IL 60073
United States



To work in a fast paced office environment with room to move up in a exciting, socially responsible company


College Of Lake County, IL.- Computer Science Major, GPA 3.73

Columbia College, Chicago, IL. - Graphic Arts, GPA 4.0

Round Lake Senior High, IL - 1994 Graduate, Honors Classes

Work Experience

Staff Accountant,Cote & Wright
April 2000 - October 20001
Responsible for 9 computers in 2 offices for a busy accounting firm.
Answered phones, took messages, made appointments, also helped clients with various Electronic Filing problems.
Compiled data for the CPA's to do the monthly statements for clients
Used Office 2000 software, Quickbooks, TAASC, Windows 98, Novell and various accounting programs
Temp. Employee, PTI
June 1998 - April 2000
Work at various assignments including mailroom, catalog design, receptionist and general office relief.
Used Office 2000 products, 4D a design program, operated a Pitney Bowes Automated Mailmeter
Computer Lab Asst., College of Lake County
January 1997 - May 1998
Responsible for 48 computers in 2 labs on campus, help students with software applications.
Correct network problems, retrieve lost files.
Assist students and fauclty with internet, WWW, and network
Used PowerPoint, Windows 95, Excel, Word, Lotus 1-2-3, Netscape and CorelDraw
Manager, KidZone Gift Shop, Round Lake, IL.
August 1992 - January 1997
Duties included customer service, retail sales, using computer software to create personalized books
inventory, stocking, cashier, bank deposits, general running of the store
Representing the store at various expos and Trade shows in the Chicagoland area
Asst. Manager, Spark Jewelry, Gurnee Mills, IL.
Sept. 1995 - June 1996
Managed the store in the evenings and weekends in Gurnee Mills,
Customer service, sales of precious gems, cashier, inventory, cleaning customers jewelry, banking,
daily totals of sales, answering questions or complaints customers had, where
just a few of the duties performed in this fast paced job
Camp Counselor, Girl Scouts, IL Cross Roads Council
June 1996 - Aug. 1996
Responsible for the care and welfare of a group of campers in a residental camp setting.
I had to plan and care out activities and trips for the campers.
I have been employed at the camp for the past three summers.


Music Director, WCLC college radio station, Sept. 1995 to June 1995

Disk Jockey, WCLC, college radio station, Sept. 1995 to present

Vice President, Spectrum Organization, CLC, January 1997 to present

National Honors Society, RLHS, September 1993 to June 1994

Member, Computer Club, CLC, September 1995 to June 1996