Working languages:
English to Spanish
English (monolingual)

Barrio/Hood LIngual, Chicago/Puerto Rico

United States
Local time: 02:22 CST (GMT-6)
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Voiceover (dubbing), Training
Expertise Detailed fields not specified.
KudoZ activity (PRO) Questions answered: 1
Translation education Master's degree - Catholic University of Puerto Rico
Experience Years of translation experience: 5. Registered at Feb 2004. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials N/A
Memberships N/A
Software N/A
Language does not only involve grammar. A translation must take into account cultural aspects of the person's language (Spanish). How you say it can be as important as what you say.


Chicago, Illinois (Puerto Rico/Mexican neighborhood)
Ponce, Puerto Rico (Second biggest city in the Island)

My agency is just starting out. I am more interested, at the moment, in developing a clientel and move up to more advanced jobs and assignments.

I have a BA in Spanish (emphasis in business translation and minor in Latin American STudies) from Northern Illinois University. I have a MEd in Education (English as a Second Language)from the Catholic University of Puerto Rico. I also have 26 graduate credit hours from CUPR Law School.

I taught English in Puerto Rico public schools for 10 years.
I teach Spanish (Beginners and native speakers) at a Houston public High School (Charles Milby).
I teach ESOL a college level (San Jacinto.

USArmy Reserves (E-4): Multi-channel operator, Fort Allen, Puerto Rico.

Work manual construction labor in Chicago and Puerto Rico.

Puerto Rican Restuarant (family owned) in Chicago.

ILLA TRANSLATIONS/TRADUCCIONES: Own translationg agency. Specialized in translating English to Spanish graduate materials for graduate students at university level.
Keywords: education, history, culture, regional, restuarant, teaching, English, Spanish, Latin America, Hispanos

Profile last updated
Nov 29, 2013

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