Georganne Weller is a professional conference and court interpreter with 50 years of experience in these fields. She is a member of AIIC, is a Federally Certified Court Interpreter, and is also a member of ATA, NAJIT, CMIC and the OMT. She holds a M.S. degree in sociolinguistics, a PhD in applied linguistics, and a certificate in conference interpretation and translation. Georganne has taken part in more than 50 international and regional conferences, has published an equal number of papers, and also coordinated five B.A., M.A. and certificate programs in these specialized areas.