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Durham, NC  |  p:  919.548.8123

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About Me:

I have been passionate about foreign language and

cross-cultural communication . . .

antique typewriter imagesince I was just five years old when I traveled to Japan for an extended stay. I was immediately enamored with the culture and made great efforts to pick up as much of the language as I could.


I went on to live, study and work in France, Senegal, and the Dominican Republic. I eventually majored in French and African Languages and Literature at the University of Wisconsin, Madison and attended the Translation and Interpretation program at Monterey Institute of International Studies where I was the recipient of a merit-based scholarship.


I have been working as a professional translator since 2007. I have held numerous positions as an in-house translator for translation agencies and other companies requiring language services. This experience ultimately enabled me to take the leap and launch my career as a freelance translator.


I love being a translator and I’m very aware that in order to continue doing what I love, customer satisfaction is paramount, which is why I strive to offer my clients high-quality, personalized service with an emphasis on effective and open communication.


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