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Juris Doctor                            Georgia State University      Rank: 21/196
Master of Science                   Georgia State University      Personal Financial Planning
Master of Business Admin.      Northeastern University        Finance & Banking
Bachelor of Arts                      University of Virginia            Economics



Assisted individuals and families with the legal and financial issues brought on by aging, chronic illness and disability, including estate planning, senior housing options, reverse mortgages, Medicare, and long-term care planning, including Nursing Home Medicaid.

Elder Law Office of Mark Schaefer, P.C.     Savannah, Georgia           1999-Present 

Financial Planning

Prepared and presented modular and comprehensive personal financial plans for individuals and small businesses. CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® licensee.

Mark Schaefer, CFP® (self-employed)           Richmond Hill, Georgia            1998-2004
The Acacia Group/The Advisors Group, Inc.   Atlanta, Georgia                      1997-1998

Public Administration

Administered federal and state community development programs at the state and municipal levels. Federal programs administered included the Low Income Housing Tax Credit program and several programs funded by the Department of Housing and Urban Development. 

City of Savannah                                          Savannah, Georgia              1999-2000
Georgia Department of Community Affairs      Atlanta, Georgia                  1996-1997
Georgia Housing and Finance Authority         Atlanta, Georgia                  1992-1996 
Georgia Small Business Development Ctr      Athens, Georgia                  1992  
Norwalk Redevelopment Agency                   Norwalk, Connecticut           1987-1992  
Worcester Cooperation Council, Inc.             Worcester, Massachusetts   1986-1987 

Higher Education  

Developed and taught undergraduate courses in Accounting, Finance, Economics, and Strategic Planning.  
Monroe Junior College                                 New Rochelle, New York         1988-1989  
Richmond College                                       London, England                    1981-1986  
Mount Ida College                                       West Newton, Massachusetts 1981 Northeastern University                                Boston, Massachusetts          1979-1981

State Bar of Georgia  (Fiduciary Law Section)
Savannah Bar Association