Member since Mar '19

Working languages:
Korean to English
English to Korean
English (monolingual)
Korean (monolingual)

Zuri Kim
KO>EN, EN>KO in various fields

Live Oak, Florida, United States
Local time: 20:14 EDT (GMT-4)

Native in: English Native in English
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Services Interpreting, Software localization, Translation, Editing/proofreading
Specializes in:
PsychologyInternet, e-Commerce
Advertising / Public RelationsFolklore
Food & DrinkGeneral / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
International Org/Dev/CoopOther

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Born in a suburb near Los Angeles to Korean parents, I grew up speaking both English and Korean natively. After graduating from university with a B.A. in Psychology, I worked for a couple of years in Korea, where I taught English at an elementary school and also started translating and interpreting at a small software company. While in Korea, I also began a meditation program called Ma-eum Soo-ryun. Here, I volunteered my bi-lingual skills to interpret for non-Korean participants during lectures and meditation sessions. After returning to the U.S., I continued being involved with Ma-eum Soo-ryun locally and still volunteer myself to the organization as an interpreter and translator to this day.

I have a passion for bridging the cultural gap between Koreans and Americans. I also wish to contribute to building a society where any kind of cultural or personality difference can be accepted and understood.

Profile last updated
Apr 19

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