A BIG Thank You to everyone that attended the 2019 CRID Conference!

About Us

Philosophy Statement

Communication is a vital aspect of everyday human life

Welcome

Established in 1969, the principle purpose of Colorado Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (CRID) is to initiate, sponsor, promote and execute policies and activities that will further the profession of interpretation of American Sign Language and English for people of all ages in the State of Colorado.  


This organization is affiliated with the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, Inc. and shall uphold the purposes and abide by the rules and procedures established for affiliated chapters of Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, Inc.

Mission Statement

Colorado Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf will promote excellence in the field of interpretation by:

Adhering to the highest level of ethical standards; 

RID Code of Professional Conduct


Collaborating with Deaf organizations and others as necessary in activities that effect positive change for our profession 


Modeling professional behavior by respecting and supporting our colleagues


Promoting professional development ​

Taking advantage of emerging technologies

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Executive Board

President 

Libby Reardon

president@coloradorid.org


Vice President 

Jenn Sweeney

vicepresident@coloradorid.org



Secretary

Jules Berner

secretary@coloradorid.org



Treasurer

Haley Hegeman

treasurer@coloradorid.org



Deaf Member at Large

Jaclyn Tyrcha

dmal@coloradorid.org




Member at Large

Susan Faltinson





Member at Large

Sophia Stone


Committees

Bylaws

Ilah Jackson & Shannon Pippin Mandley


Membership Chair
Jennifer Jackson


Member of the Year Chair
Carie Brannam

Conference Planning Committee
Vacant

conference@coloradorid.org


Website

Sophia Stone 

sophiatova@gmail.com


Mentor

Sophia Stone & Mary Alice Gerke

coreinterpretersco@gmail.com


If you are interested in mentoring, 

please check out: CORE Colorado 

Legal Interpreting
Chair,Lorrie Kosinski 

lorrie.kosinski@denvergov.org


Committee Members:

Carmela Roybal, Rachel Naiman, Mindi Hess, Chris Pendley, Lynda Remmel, Lariisa McClung, Jenny Miller, Sandra Rouse, Liz Keyser, Sarah Augenstein, Candace Stuck, & Chris Witczak

Colorado Interpreting Laws

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Legal, Educational, Federal, & State

As professionals, we follow a variety of ethical requirements and laws

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Legal Interpreting Questions?

Please email Timothy Chevalier at timothy.chevalier@state.co.us

Interpreting Resources

Legal Interpreting Committee (LIC) Resources

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Looking for legal interpreter training? How do I maintain the Colorado Legal Credential Authorization? When are LIC meetings and events?  What other general resources do I need to know around legal interpreting?

Educational Interpreting Resources

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How do I contact the Colorado Department of Education? What do I need to know about the Educational Interpreter Authorization? What other resoruces are available to me? 

Contact Us

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For more information on our organization, as well as questions, please fill out the form to the left and someone will be in touch.