Bisexual, Lesbian, Gay, Intersex, Trans* Interpreters


It is the mission of the Bisexual, Lesbian, Gay, Intersex, Trans* Interpreters/Transliterators (BLeGIT*) Member Section to be a forum for discussing current interpreting issues, provide information and resources for professional development opportunities and provide a professional and positive venue for discussing topics specific to the BLeGIT* community. All are welcome!!

BLeGIT* Leadership

Chair: Amanda David
Vice-Chair: Carmelo Falu

Region 1: Jim Helisek
Region 2: Erin James
Region 3: Lynda McChesney & Amy DeLorenzo
Region 4: Jim Michaels
Region 5: Brayen Brown, Paul GlaserBob LoParo

(Note that these are their BLeGIT* committee email addresses. If you want to contact them on a personal matter, then search the RID Directory to see if it is provided.)

Click to see minutes from the 2015 meeting at RIDNOLA15 (link).


Are you going to the Regional Conferences this summer?  Make sure to join BLeGIT* for our Member Section Meetings!

Conference BLeGIT* Meeting Link to Schedule
I No meeting (link to schedule)
II August 6th, 4:30-5:30pm (link to schedule)
III July 28th, 9:00-10:00pm (link to schedule)
IV July 23rd, 7:00-8:00pm
(Joint meeting with TSID’s BLeGIT* SIG)
(link to schedule)
V July 6th, 4:30-5:30pm (link to schedule)