Working languages:
English to Portuguese
Spanish to Portuguese
Portuguese to English

Mirna Soares Andrade
Corporate | Government | Military

Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Local time: 20:43 EST (GMT-5)

Native in: Portuguese 
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Training, MT post-editing, Editing/proofreading
Specializes in:
International Org/Dev/CoopGovernment / Politics
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.

KudoZ activity (PRO) Questions answered: 2, Questions asked: 6
Payment methods accepted Wire transfer, Money order, Check, PayPal, Paypal | Send a payment via ProZ*Pay
Translation education Master's degree - PUC-Rio
Experience Years of experience: 24. Registered at Jun 2006. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Portuguese (American Translators Association)
Portuguese to English (American Translators Association)
Spanish to Portuguese (DELE)
French to Portuguese (DELF)
Memberships ATA, AIIC
Software Adobe Acrobat, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, Wordfast
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Events and training

Soares Andrade is a native speaker of Portuguese who learned English at the age
of five while living in the United States. Later she went on to study French
and Spanish, perfecting the latter in Argentina. She holds a master’s degree in
Language Studies from PUC-Rio and was the recipient of several grants and
scholarships for academic achievement and research in Brazil and abroad.

Translating and interpreting became a professional
activity in 1995 when she started working for NGOs and multinational companies.
Years later, she became an American Translators Association-Certified
from English into Portuguese and from Portuguese into English and a member of the International Association of Conference Interpreters (AIIC). For
two years she was the Administrator for the Portuguese Language Division and
has been a speaker in ATA conferences, as well as other academic conferences.

While in Brazil, Mirna founded
Corpora Translations and worked with direct clients such as 
multinational companies, NGO’s, publishing houses and subtitling

Mirna has extensive high-level
translation and interpreting experience with international organizations, especially in the
Inter-American System, having worked as an in-house translator and reviewer for
the Organization of American States and as an independent linguist for the
Inter-American Development Bank, Pan-American Health Organization and the World Bank. From
2016 to 2019, she was a staff interpreter/translator at the Inter-American Defense

Nowadays, Mirna is a freelance
translator and interpreter based in the United States.



Keywords: English, Portuguese, Spanish, French, interpreting, inglês, português, tradutora, tradutor, consecutiva, remote, military

Profile last updated
Jun 20, 2019

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