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Board Decision – Provisional Deaf Interpreter Credential


As the RID membership is aware, the CDI remains under moratorium due to an expired life cycle, and CASLI has been tasked with the responsibility to develop a new iteration of the knowledge and performance exam. To allow for Deaf interpreters to continue to seek some level of credentialing as generalist practitioners while the new […]

December 19th, 2016|Categories: From the Board|Comments Off on Board Decision – Provisional Deaf Interpreter Credential

Executive Director Search Update


Greetings to the membership.  As you know, the RID Board of Directors has been involved in an 18-month search for an Executive Director. The initial search began in the late spring of 2015 and did not yield a sufficient pool of applicants. At that time, RID was beginning to address the findings from the 2015 association […]

December 16th, 2016|Categories: From RID Headquarters, From the Board, Transition Team, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Executive Director Search Update

RID Board October Updates


Hi, the purpose of this vlog is to provide the membership with updates following the RID Board’s 2016 October board meeting. I would first like to apologize for the delay in getting this vlog to you. I know that members await several decisions from the RID Board of Directors.

Power, Privilege, and Oppression (PPO) CEU […]

December 7th, 2016|Categories: Committees Councils and Task Forces, From the Board, From the Certification Committee, Uncategorized|Comments Off on RID Board October Updates

Executive Director Applicant Videos

Message from the RID Board of Directors:
At this time, the Board is requesting feedback on two candidates for the position of RID’s Executive Director. Each candidate was requested to make a vlog in response to the following prompts:

A brief introduction to yourself—your name, where you currently live, your relationship to the Deaf and interpreting […]

November 21st, 2016|Categories: From the Board|Comments Off on Executive Director Applicant Videos