Susan has over 20 years of corporate experience. She worked at Baker & McKenzie as Professional Development Performance Management Consultant where she was responsible for attorney reviews and the creation of Professional Development Plans. Prior to that, she spent over eleven years as Professional Development Director at Foley & Lardner. Her responsibilities included training, on-boarding, facilitating a mentoring program and coaching attorneys on communication skills. She was also the Training Manager at Extendicare Health Services where she designed, managed and delivered orientations and training to 350 employees in 240 nursing homes nationwide.
Susan is well respected in the field of education and has taught courses at several Universities. Through her firm, Schoenfeld Presentations Plus, she has worked with attorneys in several firms helping them with the writing and delivery of speeches for conferences and marketing events. She has also worked with Loeb Consulting group facilitating sessions for Law Firm Administrators in large firms on Management Skills. This includes DISC training, which she conducted for ILTA Board Members and several corporations.
Susan has provided customized coaching, seminars, strategic planning, training, and motivational speaking services to individuals, businesses and community groups nation-wide. She presents management skills webinars world-wide for O’Reilly Media. She also works with the Leaders Institute providing team building events to law firms and corporations including American Airlines, PayPal, Kohler, Quarles & Brady, Goodwin Procter, MetLife, Chase Bank and PhRMA.