Member since Aug '04

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

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May 2021

Natalia Potashnik
English -> Russian

Boulder, Colorado, United States
Local time: 22:18 MDT (GMT-6)

Native in: Russian (Variant: Standard-Russia) Native in Russian
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This person has translated 103,003 words for Translators without Borders
What Natalia Potashnik is working on
Feb 18 (posted via  Interpreting phone calls for New York Housing Authority ...more, + 132 other entries »
Total word count: 339624

Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Interpreting, Website localization, Software localization, Training
Specializes in:
Medical (general)Law: Contract(s)
Human ResourcesCertificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs
Science (general)Engineering (general)
IT (Information Technology)Computers (general)
Computers: Software

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Words translated: 103,003

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Words donated: 77,958
Preferred currency USD
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 1433, Questions answered: 948, Questions asked: 161
Project History 46 projects entered

Payment methods accepted PayPal, Check, Money order, Wire transfer | Send a payment via ProZ*Pay
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 5
Translation education Other - City Univ, London
Experience Years of experience: 19. Registered at Mar 2004. Became a member: Aug 2004. Certified PRO certificate(s)
Credentials English to Russian (City University London, verified)
English (Pearson Test of English, verified)
Russian (Defense Language Proficiency Test - Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center, verified)
English to Russian (Community Interpreter CISOC, verified)
English to Russian (Medical Interpreter CISOC)

Memberships National Language Service Corps (NLSP), Translators Without Borders (TWA)
Software Adobe Acrobat, MemSource Cloud, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, HTML, XML, Microsoft Access, Powerpoint, XTM
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Events and training
Professional practices Natalia Potashnik endorses's Professional Guidelines.

* General Medical and Healthcare, Clinical trials

* Computers (Hardware, Software, Databases)

* Technology and Science

* Business Documents

* General Legal

* General (personal letters, articles, etc)

* Certificates, diplomas, CVs

* Manuals

* Certified translations

Accepted file formats: .doc,.rtf,.pdf,.ppt,.xls,.csv,.mdb,.html,.xml


* Diploma in Translation, City Univ, London

* BS in Applied maths and Computers, State Marine Univ (former Shipbuilding Institute), St.Petersburg,Russia

Memberships and certifications

Jun 2017 Medical Interpreter certification,

Dec 2016 Community Interpreter certification,

Jun 2010 Peason English test

May 2010 eSkill test, English

Dec 2009 DLPT test, Russian, 3/3

2011 − present Member of Translators Without Borders (TWB)

2009 − present Member of National Language Service Corps (NLSC)

2003 − present Platinum member of


2018 − present      VRI interpreter, LSA,

2018 − present      VRI interpreter, Boostlingo,

2003 − present      Freelance translator/editor/proofreader, Boulder, CO, USA

2009 − present      Russian and English tutor

2017 − 2019          Russian Linguist/Software Tester, SDL Intl, 

2016 − 2017          On-site Interpreter, Envision,

This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 1460
PRO-level pts: 1433

Top languages (PRO)
English to Russian1065
Russian to English365
Top general fields (PRO)
Pts in 4 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Medical: Pharmaceuticals88
Engineering (general)66
Law: Contract(s)59
IT (Information Technology)56
Ships, Sailing, Maritime55
Human Resources54
Pts in 66 more flds >

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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects46
With client feedback0
0 positive (0 entries)

Job type
Website localization3
Software localization2
Language pairs
English to Russian43
Russian to English3
Specialty fields
Medical: Health Care4
Law (general)2
Tourism & Travel2
Computers: Software1
Education / Pedagogy1
Sports / Fitness / Recreation1
Other fields
Medical: Instruments2
Cinema, Film, TV, Drama1
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