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AMHARIC

Tesfatsion, Yonas S.
Associate Member
English-Amharic; Amharic-English; English-Tigrigna; Tigrigna-English
Des Moines, IA
(515) 326-1065
yonassimon74@gmail.com

Fafi, David M.
Associate Member
English<>Amharic; English<>Tigrigna; English<>Kunama
Des Moines, IA
(702) 677-9584
davidofbazen@mac.com

ARABIC

Abumaizer-Scheetz, Hala
Associate Member
English-Arabic; Arabic-English
Cedar Rapids, IA
(319) 360-0217
halaascheetz@gmail.com

Ghono, Mona
Active Member
English-Arabic; Arabic-English
Des Moines, IA
(515) 779-6801
monag@vnsia.org

Qamhieh, Hekmat T.
Associate Member
English-Arabic; Arabic-English
Ames, IA
(515) 451-3947
hekmatq@hotmail.com

Rebahi, Lakhdar
Associate Member
English-Arabic; Arabic-English; French-English; English-French
Johnston, IA
(515) 771-8269
lrebahi@mchsi.com

ASL (American Sign Language)

Cook, Amy P.
IA-Certified Court Interpreter (ASL)
RID Certified
Charter Active Member
English-ASL; ASL-English
Stanwood, IA
(319) 321-6703
amypcook41@gmail.com

BOSNIAN

Krvavica, Zeljka
Charter Associate Member
Bosnian<>English; Serbian<>English; Croatian<>English
Des Moines, IA
(515) 250-4441
zijosuceska@mac.com

Habibic, Edita
Student Member
Bosnian<>English; Serbian<>English; Croatian<>English; French<>English
West Des Moines, IA
(515) 724-8236
editahabibic@gmail.com

Lofthus, Karmela
Associate Member
Bosnian<>English; Serbian<>English; Croatian<>English
Windsor Heights, IA
(515) 447-1994
karmelakl@crosslinkinterpreting.com

BURMESE

Lwin, Kyaw Z.
Corresponding Member
Burmese-English; English-Burmese
Roseville, MN
(651) 528-2806
kzlnna@outlook.com

Hpare, Mu
Associate Member
Karenni-English; Kayan-English; Burmese-English; Thai-English
Boone, IA
(515) 520-2795
muhpare25@gmail.com
www.songbirdsinternational.com

CHINESE

Liu, Dongwang
Associate Member
English-Chinese; Chinese-Englsih
Coralville, IA
(319) 400-8478
dongwang-liu@uiowa.edu

FRENCH

Chenus, Angela E.
Consortium Certified Court Interpreter (French)
Active Member
English-French; French-English
Davenport, IA
(563) 528-3900
bc.angela@gmail.com

Conroy, Marsha L.
Consortium Certified Court Interpreter (French)
IA-Certified Court Interpreter (French)
Corresponding Member
French-English; English-French
Omaha, NE
(402) 960-2900
marsha@marcontranslations.com
www.marcontranslations.com

Nygren, Valeska
ATA-Certified Translator (English>German)
Active Member
German-English; English-German; German-French; French-English
Boone, IA
(915) 493-0012
valnygren@aol.com

Piper, Michael J.

ATA-Certified Translator (EN>SP)
NAJIT-Certified Judiciary Interpreter/Translator (SP<>EN)
Charter Honorary Active Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English; French English; French-Spanish

Rebahi, Lakhdar
Associate Member
English-Arabic; Arabic-English; French-English; English-French
Johnston, IA
(515) 771-8269
lrebahi@mchsi.com

Roalson, Craig V.
Associate Member
English-French
Cedar Rapids, IA
(319) 360-7420
croalson@icloud.com

Habibic, Edita
Student Member
Bosnian<>English; Serbian<>English; Croatian<>English; French<>English
West Des Moines, IA
(515) 724-8236
editahabibic@gmail.com

GERMAN

Clark, Jeana M.
ATA-Certified Translator (German>English)
Active Member
German-English
Pella, IA
(641) 780-5173
jeana@klarlingua.com
www.klarlingua.com

Nygren, Valeska
ATA-Certified Translator (English>German)
Active Member
German-English; English-German; German-French; French-English
Boone, IA
(915) 493-0012
valnygren@aol.com

Rudich, Evelyn
Active Member
English<>Spanish; English<>German; German<>Spanish
Urbandale, IA
(515) 865-8608
evelyn.rudich@gmail.com          

Schmitz, Christian
ATA-Certified Translator (English>German)
Charter Active Member
English-German; German-English
Iowa City, IA
(319) 337-4943
translation@mchsi.com 

KAREN

Paw, Mtee K.
Active Member
English-Karen; Karen-English
Des Moines, IA
(515) 525-6475
MPaw@communityvoicesiowa.org

Stone, Green
Active Member
English-Karen; Karen-English
Des Moines, IA
(515) 661-7794
greens@vnsia.org

KARENNI

Hpare, Mu
Associate Member
Karenni-English; Kayan-English; Burmese-English; Thai-English
Boone, IA
(515) 520-2795
muhpare25@gmail.com
www.songbirdsinternational.com

KAYAN

Hpare, Mu
Associate Member
Karenni-English; Kayan-English; Burmese-English; Thai-English
Boone, IA
(515) 520-2795
muhpare25@gmail.com
www.songbirdsinternational.com

KOREAN

Mardorf, Eunice
Associate Member
English-Korean; Korean-English
Cedar Rapids, IA
(319) 321-6450
eunice@handsupcommunications.com

KUNAMA

Fafi, David M.
Associate Member
English<>Amharic; English<>Tigrigna; English<>Kunama
Des Moines, IA
(702) 677-9584
davidofbazen@mac.com

PORTUGUESE

Wilson, Jeffery L.
Associate Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English; Portuguese-English
Ankeny, IA
(515) 707-0644
jeff@crossingbordersintl.com
www.crossingbordersintl.com

RUSSIAN

Alyamkina-James, Lyudmila M.
Associate Member
Russian-English; English-Russian
Grimes, IA
(515) 259-4000
jlbali@hotmail.com

Chesney, Sofia
Associate Member
Russian-English; English-Russian
Cedar Rapids, IA
(319) 784-7460
sofiachesney@gmail.com

Khloptseva-Irving, Maria V.
Active Member
Russian-English; English-Russian 
Urbandale, IA
(515) 720-9900
maria@vostokinternational.com
www.vostokinternational.com

Sparks, Olga
Charter Active Member
English-Russian; Russian-English; English-Ukrainian; Ukrainian-English
Waukee, IA
(641) 751-1147
 its@translatorsiowa.com
www.translatorsiowa.com

SOMALI

Warsame, Mohamed
Active Member
English-Somali; Somali-English
Des Moines, IA
(515) 867-0230
mohwar54@gmail.com

SPANISH

Albin, Rachel
IA-Certified Court Interpreter (Spanish)
Active Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Des Moines, IA
(402) 560-6064
rachel.albin@gmail.com

Bañuelos, Antonio
IA-Certified Court Interpreter (Spanish)
Charter Associate Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Des Moines, IA
(515) 991-2791
abanuelos@mayan-solutions.com
www.mayan-solutions.com

Borts, Jr., Wyman, L.
NBCMI-Certified Medical Interpreter
 (Spanish)
Active Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Indianola, IA
(515) 988-4689
wyGlotLLC@gmail.com

Boykin, Guadalupe
Associate Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Sioux City, IA
(712) 277-8135
lupeboykin26@gmail.com

Burton, Maria Y.
Associate Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Urbandale, IA
(515) 419-3475
yvetteburton@msn.com

Casso-Kotlarz, Maria M.
Active Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Fort Dodge, IA
(515) 576-5069
11ckmk11@mchsi.com

Chism, Ana M.
Active Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Des Moines, IA
(515) 988-3790
achism@broadlawns.org

Christianson, Ana X.
Associate Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Mason City, IA
(641) 425-0544
anaxochiltzamora@yahoo.com

Corson, Forrest
Charter Associate Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Des Moines, IA
(515) 556-6611
forrest.corson@langtechinc.com

Cross, Maria E.
Student Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Des Moines, IA
(515) 473-1479
mariaecross@hotmail.com

Erdmann, Alfonso
Consortium Certified Court Interpreter (Spanish)
Active Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Sioux City, IA

Feagan, Christine M.
Associate Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Marshalltown, IA
(641) 750-3009
chrisfeag@marshallnet.com

Federow, Kara E.
Associate Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Cedar Rapids, IA
(712) 240-0500
kara@deanfederow.com

Fox, Kathy
Associate Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Davenport, IA
(563) 940-7725
kathyfox65@gmail.com

Gannett-Sanchez, Kristin A.
Associate Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Mason City, IA
(641) 424-0981
krisgannettsanchez@outlook.com

Gardner, Sara D.
IA-Certified Court Interpreter (Spanish)
Consortium Certified Court Interpreter (Spanish)
Corresponding Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Belton, MO
(816) 761-5334
sgardner@interpreters24hours.com
www.interpreters24hours.com

Hillock, Patricia
Federally Certified Court Interpreter (Spanish<>English)
IA-Certified Court Interpreter (Spanish)
Charter Active Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Urbandale, IA
(515) 314-6021
ph3929@gmail.com

Hurtarte, Syra
CCHI-Certified Healthcare Interpreter (Spanish)
Associate Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
North Liberty, IA
(319) 626-2196
gedneygua@gmail.com

Ibarra, Gabriela
Active Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Des Moines, IA
(515) 346-5736
gibarra83@gmail.com

Jennings, Marissa G.
Associate Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Ankeny, IA
(515) 664-5394

marissa.g.jennings@gmail.com

Jorge-Hugg, Emilia
NBCMI-Certified Medical Interpreter (Spanish)
CCHI-Certified Healthcare InterpreterTM (Spanish)
Active Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Des Moines, IA
(515) 289-1746
emiliahugg@hotmail.com      

Jurado Lopez, Atilio E.
Corresponding Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Saint Paul, MN

Koene, Piet J.
IA-Certified Court Interpreter (Spanish)
Active Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Orange City, IA
(712) 707-7051
koene@nwciowa.edu

Krukow, Azenet
Associate Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Marshalltown, IA
(515) 450-3680
azenetkrukow@yahoo.com

Kuennen, Todd R.
CCHI-Certified Healthcare InterpreterTM (Spanish)
Associate Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
North Liberty, IA
(319) 493-5355
todd-kuennen@uiowa.edu

Dr. Langan, Katherine
NBCMI-Certified Medical Interpreter (Spanish)
Active Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Des Moines, IA
(515) 255-9457
langanphd@aol.com

Loranca, Maria
Corresponding Member
English-Spanish, Spanish-English
Moline, IL
(309) 912-2099
mvlinterpreter@yahoo.com

Lugo, Delia I.
Associate Member
English-Spanish, Spanish-English
Clive, IA
(301) 606-3488
deliaineslugo@aol.com

Maldonado, Americo
IA-Certified Court Interpreter (Spanish)
Active Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Rockwell, IA
(641) 430-5604
cookiemagicbook@gmail.com

Marcano-Kelly, Vanessa C.
IA-Certified Court Interpreter (Spanish)
Active Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Des Moines, IA
(515) 212-1029
vanessa@vanessacmarcano.com

Melendez, Francisco R.
IA-Certified Court Interpreter (Spanish) 
Charter Active Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
West Des Moines, IA
(515) 988-3797
ficolisto@gmail.com

Moriel de Banuelos, Mayra C.
Charter Associate Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Des Moines, IA
(515) 991-9673
mcmoriel@mayan-solutions.com
www.mayan-solutions.com

Morton, Mercedes
CCHI-Certified Healthcare InterpreterTM (Spanish)
Active Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Des Moines, IA
(515) 491-6599
mortonmm584@gmail.com

Nebel, Shirley A.
Associate Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Washington, IA
(319) 653-8529
shirleyn@cloudburst9.net

Pagan, Rosa M.
Associate Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Urbandale, IA
(515) 778-0950
rosapagan@mchsi.com

Perez, April M.
Associate Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Des Moines, IA
(515) 822-7128
ax4kids@gmail.com

Pingel, Martha L.
Associate Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Cedar Rapids, IA
(319) 929-9829
lili.bonilla23ff@yahoo.com

Palomino Piper, Priscila
Associate Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Johnston, IA

Piper, Michael J.
ATA-Certified Translator (EN>SP)
NAJIT-Certified Judiciary Interpreter/Translator (SP<>EN)
Charter Honorary Active Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English; French-English; French-Spanish

Reyes, Maria B.
Active Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Des Moines, IA
(515) 494-3733
berenicer@vnsia.org

Rickl, Johanna M.
Charter Associate Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Davenport, IA

Rudich, Evelyn
Active Member
English<>Spanish; English<>German; German<>Spanish
Urbandale, IA
(515) 865-8608
evelyn.rudich@gmail.com         

Ruiz, Franklin
Associate Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Fairfield, IA
(614) 451-6049
franklinruiz1@yahoo.com

Ruiz Acevedo, Juan Carlos
Associate Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Waterloo, IA
(319) 504-0896
jcra1055@gmail.com

Salvat, Alina
Consortium Certified Court Interpreter (Spanish)
Active Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Johnston, IA
(302) 563-4890
asalvat@verizon.net

Toft, Evelyn
Associate Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Fairfield, IA
(641) 209-3787
evietoft@gmail.com

Vargas-Ver Ploeg, Patricia E.
NBCMI-Certified Medical Interpreter (Spanish)
Active Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Des Moines, IA
(515) 314-0287
pvp@verploegarch.com

Wilson, Jeffery L.
Associate Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English; Portuguese-English
Ankeny, IA
(515) 707-0644
jeff@crossingbordersintl.com
www.crossingbordersintl.com

Zucker, George
Federally Certified Court Interpreter (Spanish<>English)
Charter Honorary Active Member
English-Spanish; Spanish-English
Tampa, FL
(813) 929-1556

georgezucker@tampabay.rr.com

THAI

Hpare, Mu
Associate Member
Karenni-English; Kayan-English; Burmese-English; Thai-English
Boone, IA
(515) 520-2795
muhpare25@gmail.com
www.songbirdsinternational.com

TIGRIGNA

Tesfatsion, Yonas S.
Associate Member
English-Amharic; Amharic-English; English-Tigrigna; Tigrigna-English
Des Moines, IA
(515) 326-1065
yonassimon74@gmail.com

Fafi, David M.
Associate Member
English<>Amharic; English<>Tigrigna; English<>Kunama
Des Moines, IA
(702) 677-9584
davidofbazen@mac.com

UKRANIAN

Sparks, Olga
Charter Active Member
English-Russian; Russian-English; English-Ukrainian; Ukrainian-English
Waukee, IA
(641) 751-1147
 its@translatorsiowa.com
www.translatorsiowa.com

 

VIETNAMESE

Lam, Cynthia N.
Charter Active Member
English-Vietnamese; Vietnamese-English
Des Moines, IA
(515) 554-6227
clam@broadlawns.org

Nguyen, Lan T.
Associate Member
English-Vietnamese; Vietnamese-English
Marion, IA
(319) 213-1073
lanphungn@gmail.com

Nguyen, Long H.
Associate Member
English-Vietnamese; Vietnamese-English
Marion, IA
(319) 213-1209
lhnguyen52@gmail.com


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