ATA Chapters are dedicated to:

  • provide a forum for translators and interpreters in a specific geographic area
  • organize meetings to further information exchange and cooperation
  • provide information and services needed at the local level
  • facilitate communication between ATA and local members to strengthen the sense of community
  • advocate for their members and promote the policies, standards, and objectives of ATA

How to Join

Each chapter has its own membership application and dues. Visit the chapter’s website to apply for membership. Membership in a chapter is not included in ATA dues.

AAIT

Atlanta Association of Interpreters and Translators

Carola Lehmacher
P.O. Box 500904
Atlanta, GA 31150
Email | Website

ATIF

Association of Translators and Interpreters of Florida, Inc.

Glenda Obando
59 Northwest Blvd.
Miami, FL 33126
Email | Website

CATI

Carolina Association of Translators and Interpreters

Javier Castillo
P.O. Box 202
Kipling, NC 27543
Email | Website

CTA

Colorado Translators Association

Jennifer Nielsen
P.O. Box 20452
Boulder, CO 80308-3452
Email | Website

DVTA

Delaware Valley Translators Association

Ms. Eliane Sfeir-Markus, CHI
P.O. Box 932
Bensalem, PA 19020
Email | Website

MATI

Midwest Association of Translators and Interpreters

Ms. Christina Green
28 West Lake Street, Unit #8
Addison, IL 60101
Email | Website

MICATA

Mid-America Chapter of ATA

Frieda Ruppaner-Lind
P.O. Box 144
Shawnee Mission, KS 66201
Email | Website

MiTiN

Michigan Translators/Interpreters Network

Xico Gómez
P.O. Box 852
Novi, MI 48376
Website

NCATA

National Capital Area Translators Association

Farah Arjang Vezvaee
P.O. Box 60154
Washington, DC 20039-0154
Email | Website

NCTA

Northern California Translators Association

Michael Schubert
2261 Market Street, #160
San Francisco, CA 94114-1600
Email | Website

NOTA

Northeast Ohio Translators Association

Hélène V. Conte
71 South Street
Chagrin Falls, OH 44022
Email | Website

NOTIS

Northwest Translators and Interpreters Society

Shelley Fairweather-Vega
1037 NE 65th Street, #107
Seattle, WA 98115
Email | Website

NYCT

New York Circle of Translators

Milena Savova
P.O. Box 4051 Grand Central Station
New York, NY 10163-4051
Email | Website

UMTIA

Upper Midwest Translators and Interpreters Association

Aida Azzazi
215 Bedford Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414
Email | Website

To find more local groups, check out Affiliates or Other Groups.

How to Start an ATA Chapter

Wanting a chapter in your area? Find out how to get started and what benefits and privileges are offered.

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Chapter and Affiliate Handbook

Use this handbook to find answers the many questions you may have about how to manage local chapters.

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