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February 2018 Member Spotlight! Cheryl Thomas

Cheryl Thomas, CI and CT, NIC Master, SC:L, NAD V
Region IV: Cabot, AR

How long have you been a member of RID?

17 years (Ack!  That aged me!).  Thank goodness you didn’t ask how many years I’ve been interpreting!

Describe a favorite assignment or accomplishment you’ve achieved as an interpreter. 

The greatest accomplishment I have as an interpreter is an […]

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H.R. 620 Letter

Coalition Letter HR620 115th
February 14th, 2018|Categories: Advocacy Minute, Advocacy News, Featured, From RID Headquarters|Comments Off on H.R. 620 Letter

The 2017 Annual Report is Here!

Laying the Foundation for Our Future
RID’s Annual Report comes out every year with the intent to provide a snapshot of the organization for our membership. There is a lot of information provided with the hope that you will see how we are doing, where we can improve, and perhaps see an opportunity to become involved.
The […]

February 14th, 2018|Categories: Featured, From RID Headquarters|Comments Off on The 2017 Annual Report is Here!

An Interview With Ted Baran

Ted Baran: Law Enforcement Officer, Interpreter, CODA, Advocate
Ted Baran, NIC, Gallaudet DPS Director

Julia Wardle: Can you tell us about your upbringing, your exposure to the Deaf community? 

Ted Baran: My exposure to the Deaf community started in 1988, when I started working at the American School for the Deaf (ASD). I was working in the PACES […]

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