I am a professional full-time freelance French-English translator with expertise in international development/cooperation translation and business/corporate translation thanks to 6 years of experience with the State Department and 2 years with a Swiss Development Organization. For 14 years, I have helped clients at various stages of project implementation and am proud to have contributed to improved health, better living standards, reduction in mortality rates, tobacco use... through quality translation. I am resident in Dublin; suburb of Columbus, Ohio, have lived in or visited many countries across 4 continents. Prior to becoming a full-time freelance translator, I worked on full-time basis for the public and private sectors in Africa, Canada, France, Switzerland and the US. My core values are: Quality + Reliability + Integrity + Confidentiality + Transparency + Consistency.
I am a founding member of a collective of French|English linguists with expertise in Business|Government|Intellectual Property|International Development|Environment|Personal Document|Technical translation and content for/from Africa. For more information on our services, please visit our website.
Masters of Arts in Translation; French<>English
Graduate Certificate in Website Translation and Localization
Graduate Certificate in Computer Assisted Translation
Bachelor of Arts in Bilingual Studies; French|English
My Professional Affiliations:
Voting member; American Translators Association (ATA)
Board member; North East Ohio Translators Association (NOTA)
Member; New York Circle of Translators (NYCT)
Member; National Language Service Corps (NLSC)
Member; American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages
As Michael LeBoeuf rightly puts it, "A satisfied customer is the best business strategy of all". I have experienced this first hand and remain humbled by my clients' loyalty, repeat business and referrals. I handle every customer’s request differently and apply solutions tailored to meet their unique need (s). I strive to know my client's business; I'm your partner; not just a vendor. I'm with you throughout the process: sales, production, delivery, post-delivery to ensure your total satisfaction with the consistently high quality service you receive.