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.


Atlanta Association of Interpreters and Translators

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


Association of Translators and Interpreters of Florida, Inc.

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


Carolina Association of Translators and Interpreters

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


Colorado Interpreters and Translators Association

Robert Sette
3260 Ivanhoe Street
Denver, CO 80207
Email | Website


Delaware Valley Translators Association

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


Midwest Association of Translators and Interpreters

Meghan McCallum
28 West Lake Street, Unit #8
Addison, IL 60101
Email | Website


Mid-America Chapter of ATA

Janja Pavetic-Dickey
P.O. Box 144
Shawnee Mission, KS 66201
Email | Website


Michigan Translators/Interpreters Network

Hiromi Fujii
P.O. Box 852
Novi, MI 48376
Email | Website


Northern California Translators Association

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


Northeast Ohio Translators Association

Olga Shostachuk
5001 Mayfield Road, Suite 115-8
Lyndhurst, OH 44124
Email | Website


Northwest Translators and Interpreters Society

Laura Friend
12819 SE 38th Street, #205
Bellevue, WA 98006
Email | Website


New York Circle of Translators

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


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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