SCRID 2016-2017 Leadership

Officers and Committee Chairs



Top Row, L to R:  Beth D’Addario (PR & 50th Annual Jubilee Committees), Bob LoParo (Membership Committee Chair, Cyndy Parral & Kim Tripeny-Stiles (PDC Committee Co-Chairs), Crystal Rojas ( Div MAL, resigned), Tiffany Green (Deaf Member-at-Large), Kayelle Morgan (Interpreter of Deaf Parentage Member-at-Large)

Bottom Row, L to R:  Scott Yoneda (Secretary – resigned), Cindy Herbst (Vice President), Peggy Huber (President), Anne Jackson (Treasurer)

Not shown: Kathleen Lanker, CMP Chair, Polly Braiwick, Membership Co-Chair

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Executive Director Applicant Videos

At this time, the Board is requesting feedback on two candidates for the position of RID’s Executive Director. Each candidate was requested to make a vlog in response to the following prompts:

  • A brief introduction to yourself—your name, where you currently live, your relationship to the Deaf and interpreting communities, your credentials
  • A brief overview of the professional experiences that prepare you for the position of RID Executive Director
  • A brief discussion of one or two of the key challenges you see facing RID and your thoughts about how these challenges might be addressed
  • Your vision of how RID can contribute to advancing linguistic access for the Deaf Community and improving the professional experiences of working interpreters
  • Any closing thoughts or observations you want to share with the RID membership and stakeholders

Please watch each candidate’s vlog located here:


RID 2017 LEAD Together Conference

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Salt Lake City, Utah
July 20-24, 2017

Leadership, Engagement And Development …Together!
A Working Conference of Change Agents

PURPOSE: The purpose of the Lead Together conference is to create a shared opportunity for purpose-driven leaders and practitioners within the RID and Deaf and Interpreter Communities to come together to advance the mission of RID—either through collaboration on strategic planning for the association or through concentrated skills development activities designed to improve interpreting practice. There will be two tracks offered—one is a Leadership track and one an ASL Interpreting Skills Development track.

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 Executive Director Search

RID is currently searching for a new Executive Director.

The search is being led by Third Sector New England, and the Leadership profile and application information are here:

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The most recent information on the re-opening of the search is here

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