2021-2022 Board Meetings will be held the second Tuesday of every month at 7:15pm EST.

*All meetings will be held in ASL*

Dial-in: (US) +1 434-623-2334 PIN: 621 064 844#

Special Announcements!

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Based on a motion made during the 2021 Annual Business Meeting, we have established an ad-hoc committee regarding Mentorship. This committee will research mentorship opportunities in Ohio to see if OCRID can partner, or work on developing a mentorship program under the organization. Interested? Email president@ocrid.org.

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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.

2020-2021 Board of Directors


Chelsea Sudar, MBA, NIC


Director of Programming

David Shanahan, NIC


Director of Finance

Janna Chadwell, B.A.


Director of Membership

Jordan Reusser, M.Ed.


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Director of Meetings

Moses McIntosh, M.A., NIC


Director of Communications



Director of Community Relations

Julia Finocchi


CMP Coordinator

Shalene Germani, CI/CT and

Sara Yurkovic, NIC

Kara Bull, NIC


(This position is not on the Board of Directors)

For full biographies, please go to the Board of Directors page.

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