Work History

Work History
1994 - Present

Faculty, Project Management, Communications Consultant/Interpreter/Translator/Owner

Communications, Languages & Culture, Inc.

Communications, Languages & Culture, Inc. provides consulting services upon request for integrated marketing communications and business intelligence, using languages and cross-cultural training, research, and development for corporate clients in various disciplines--legal, medical, technical, government, commercial, retail, manufacturing distribution, media arts, digital video, journalism, photography, destinations relocation services, and desktop publishing—writing, translation, proofreading, copyediting, machine-translation, post-editing; project management, cross-cultural ethnography, linguistics—historical research and development; multimedia presentations; digital media production.

Oct 1993 - Present

Consultant for Communications Media Arts, Communications, Languages & Culture, Inc.

Communications Media Arts
Active communications professional, responsible project manager, who is able to manage multiple tasks with accountability, responsiveness, and creativity. Multilingual communicator and expressive individual. Creative designer for product presentations, ideas, and projects. Media arts professional who is able to visualize ideas, thoughts, and projects and express the same in various media formats. Researcher, developer, and analyst for project study programs. Fluent in English, Spanish, French, basic Portuguese.
1981 - Present

Consultant

Communications, Languages & Culture, Inc.
Professional Communications Media Arts Consultant for Communications, Languages & Culture, Inc.
2008 - 2008

Associate

VisualCV.com
2006 - 2008

Consultant

Corestaff Services
1998 - 2008

Volunteer

American Red Cross
1998 - 2008

Author/Editor/Writer

Tower of Babel
1997 - 2008

Executor Trustee Homeowner

Estate of Mr. Roberto Hung Supplemental Health Care Trust
1995 - 2008

Communications, Translator and Interpreter

Fédération Internationale de Traducteurs (FIT) International Federation of Translators (IFT)
1994 - 2008

Interpreter/Translator

Chicago Area Translators Association (CHICATA)
1994 - 2005

Translator

Tabbies, Xertrex International Inc.
1994 - 2005

Member Associate

Alliance Française de Chicago
1993 - 2005

Consultant Language Translator, Interpreter, Trainer

Tabbies, Inc./Xertrex Int'l, Itasca
1994 - 2003

Member Associate

Groupe Professionel Francophone
1994 - 2003

Professional Colleague Interpreter Translator

Chicago Area Translators and Interpreters Association
1994 - 2002

Health Communications, Medical Interpreter, Translator

Communications, Languages & Culture, Inc.
1994 - 2002

Interpreter and Translator

ATA
1997 - 2001

Faculty

College of DuPage
1999 - 2000

Consultant Translator

Babcock America Corp.
1999 - 2000

Consultant Language Trainer

Scott Byron & Company
1998 - 2000

Translator/Trainer

Access Business Translations
1997 - 2000

Consultant, Faculty, Trainer

Health Communications
1997 - 2000

Faculty

College of DuPage
Adult Continuing Education for Health Care Professionals Business Professional Institute Communications, Writing Development
1995 - 2000

Legal Interpreter and Translator

Palencia Language Services
1998 - 1999

Corporate Relocation Destinations Consultant

Family Guidance International (FGI) Toronto, Canada
1997 - 1998

Translator

AIM Translations
1995 - 1997

Legal Intepreter

TransPerfect, Inc.
1994 - 1996

Interpreter, Translator, Language Consultant

European Language Center, Inc.
1994 - 1996

Translator

SRAM
1994 - 1996

Interpreter/Translator

Senior Flexonics, Inc.
1994 - 1996

Interpreter and Translator

Interlate Language Systems, Inc.
1993 - 1996

Consultant

InLingua Schools
1993 - 1996

Consultant

Arroyave Academy of Languages
1994 - 1995

Consultant, Language Specialist, Translator, Post Editor for Machine Translation

Public Information Access, Inc.
1994 - 1995

Manager, Project Management for Medical Translation from English into Spanish

International Physicians for AIDS Care
1994 - 1995

Legal Interpreter and Translator

Burg Translations
1981 - 1995

Consultant

Berlitz Schools
1992 - 1993

ESL Instructor for English as a Second Language Program, Alliance for Lifelong Learning

Oakton Community College
1991 - 1992

Medical Examiner Analyst

U.S. Department of Labor, OWCP, ESA, GSA
1990 - 1991

Interpreter and Translator

Diplomatic Language Services
1989 - 1991

Interpreter/Translator

Linguistics Systems
1989 - 1990

Consultant Teacher

On-Location Education, Inc.
1988 - 1989

Teacher

Alan B. Shephard High School
1988 - 1989

Teacher

District 218 South Cook Regional Educational System
1984 - 1989

Interpreter/Translator

Action Translation
1986 - 1988

Faculty, ESL Instructor

St. Augustine University in Chicago
1985 - 1986

Faculty

Oakton Community College
1985 - 1986

Faculty, ESL Instructor

Oakton Community College, Alliance for Lifelong Learning
1978 - 1985

Insurance Representative

Groupe Européen, S.A. Premier Assistance
Sep 1977 - Dec 1982

Financial Aid Assistant

Northeastern Illinois University
Financial aid assistant to students at Northeastern Illinois University.
1978 - 1982

Language Specialist

Translingual
1977 - 1982

Financial Aid Assistant

Northeastern Illinois University
1977 - 1982

Member

French Honor Society
1980 - 1981

Technical Trainer Communications

Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, Inc.
1976 - 1979

Draughstman

Samuel R. Lewis & Associates
1976 - 1977

Employee

McDonald's Corporation

Education

Education
2001 - 2002

Professional Development

University of Montréal
1997 - 2000

Continuing Adult Education

College of DuPage
1983 - 1985

Master of Arts

University of Illinois at Chicago
1981 - 1982

Bachelor of Arts

University of Laval
1977 - 1982

Bachelor of Arts

Northeastern Illinois University
1973 - 1977

High School

Madonna High School in Chicago