Welcome the 2020-2021 Board of Directors!
President - Chelsea Sudar, NIC
Director of Programming - David Shanahan, NIC
Director of Finance - Janna Chadwell
Director of Communications - VACANT
Director of Meetings - Moses McIntosh, M.A, NIC
Director of Membership - Jordan Reusser, M.Ed.
Director of Community Relations - Julia Finocchi
*Now that Chelsea is President, the Director of Communications position is vacant for one year. Board members must be a member in good standing with both OCRID and RID for at least a year. Interested? Email Chelsea, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Call for Committee Members
If interested in joining any of the committees below, please email Chelsea at email@example.com.
During the 2018 Annual Business Meeting, a motion to establish a Bylaws Committee was passed. This committee will review and revise our current Bylaws.
Educational Interpreter Committee
It is important to the OCRID Board that all interpreters in Ohio are supported. In order to provide the support needed to Educational Interpreters, this committee will be comprised of Educational Interpreters.
Awards and Scholarships Committee
One of the goals of OCRID this year is to improve the nomination involvement of the Awards and Scholarships that OCRID offer. This committee will review and revise the current Awards and Scholarships, to be more relevant to our current membership.
All Board meetings for the rest of 2020 will be held on the second Tuesday of the month at 7pm: October 13th, November 10th, and December 8th.
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The mission of the Ohio Chapter of the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf is to promote best practices in the profession of sign language interpreting throughout Ohio by fostering relationships with practitioners and the Deaf/Hard of Hearing community and advocating for equality, professionalism, and excellence.