Susan Zidek is senior vice president and general counsel at Mission Essential Personnel. As the firm's chief corporate attorney her responsibilities include managing all subcontract and contract activities, addressing all legal issues that the company is faced with and reporting to CEO Chris Taylor.
Before serving in her current role at the firm, Zidek worked in private practice, counseling and representing privately held and publicly owned companies, educational institutions, and municipalities on business matters, legal disputes and labor/employment issues.
The executive worked in and around Ohio's legal circles including the U.S. District Court for the Northern and Southern Districts of Ohio, the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, and the U.S. Supreme Court.
Zidek earned her bachelor's degree from Wittenburg University and her law degree from Ohio State University. She is also a graduate of the American University national government program and a graduate of the 2001 National Trial Institute for Trial Advocacy Advanced Trial Advocacy program. Zidek has taught trial advocacy as a certified NITA instructor.