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New Certified Members
By The ATA Chronicle | September 18, 2021

Congratulations! The following members have successfully passed ATA’s certification exam: English into Chinese Tingting Qin Kansas City, MO English into Portuguese Melissa S. Harkin Saint Charles, MO English into Spanish Ana Bardi Miramar, FL  Maria Bassiouk Studio City, CA Debora Bendayan Highland Park, NJ Tamara M. Cabrera Carrboro, NC Lina J. Morales-Chacana Silver Spring, MD…

From the President: Tough Decisions
By The ATA Chronicle | September 16, 2021

From the President Ted R. Wozniak As my term as president nears an end, I’m pleased to report that ATA’s Board of Directors held its first in-person meeting since February 2020, with an informal Strategy Day on Friday, August 6, and a formal Board meeting on August 7–8 in Nashville, Tennessee. Everyone—but especially the…

From the President-Elect: The Final Countdown
By The ATA Chronicle | September 16, 2021

From the President-Elect Madalena Sánchez Zampaulo Twitter: @mszampaulo Who else is counting down the days until we reunite in Minneapolis (and virtually) at ATA62? Surely it isn’t just me! This year’s Annual Conference model will be another new one for ATA as we hold a hybrid conference for the first time. Registration opened in…

From the Executive Director: Board Meeting Highlights
By The ATA Chronicle | September 16, 2021

From the Executive Director Walter Bacak, CAE The ATA Board of Directors met August 7–8, 2021, in Nashville, Tennessee—the first in-person Board meeting since February 2020. The meeting was preceded by the Board’s annual Strategy Day. Strategy Day allows the Board to discuss in-depth aspects of the Association and the translation and interpreting professions.…


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