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Working languages:
English to Spanish
Spanish to English

Patricia Fierro, M. Sc.
Ma.Elena Carrión de Medina
Reliable, high-quality translation!!

Cuenca, Azuay, Ecuador
Local time: 11:24 ECT (GMT-5)

Native in: Spanish 
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Transcription, Training, Copywriting
Specializes in:
LinguisticsSocial Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.
Poetry & LiteratureReligion
Education / PedagogyCertificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs
Medical (general)

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Volunteer professional humanitarian translation services-

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Words translated: 7,848
Preferred currency USD
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 94, Questions answered: 89, Questions asked: 130
Payment methods accepted Wire transfer, PayPal | Send a payment via ProZ*Pay
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 3
Glossaries Christianity, Elena´s Personal Glossary
Translation education Bachelor's degree - UTPL (Private Technical University of Loja)
Experience Years of experience: 25. Registered at Jun 2008. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Spanish (Cálamo&Cran, Spain)
Spanish to English (Universidad Técnica Particular de Loja)
Memberships ATA, IAPTI
TeamsKINGDOM: Global Network of Christian Translators and Interpreters
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, AutoCAD, Indesign, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Adobe Audition, Dragon Naturally Speaking 9.5, Libronix, PC Study Bible, Passolo, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX
Forum posts 72 forum posts
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Conference participation
Conferences attendedProZ/TV Credentials
Training sessions attended Attended 23 training sessions

Translation news stories 1 new story

Professional practices Ma.Elena Carrión de Medina endorses's Professional Guidelines.

- Bachelor of Arts in Education, with a major in English, from the Private Technical University of Loja, Ecuador
- Certificate in English > Spanish Literary Translation from Cálamo&Cran, Spain
- Several translation courses and webinars attended (some are listed below)

- Seventeen years of translation experience (12 part time, 5 years full time)
- Twelve years of Spanish and ESL teaching experience

- American Translator's Association. Member No. 264177
- International Association of Professional Translators and Interpreters. Member No. 796
- Certified Proz Network. Affiliation No. 875826

- Biblical and Christianity related material: Sermons, Sunday School teaching materials, Bible Studies, Praise and Worship, Outreach, Evangelism, Missions, Woman/Man´s Ministry, Bible School Curriculum
- Literary projects (novels, theater, poetry, essays)
- ESL, EFL, Spanish teaching
- Certified legal translation of Birth/Marriage certificates, School transcripts, Bank/Financial statements, Diplomas, Certificates, Official documents, Health Care Forms
- User manuals of hardware and home appliances

English < > Spanish
- Spanish - Native speaker. Born in Loja, Ecuador, South America. Have lived in Ecuador for over 20 years.
- English – US High School exchange student. Have been to the USA both as an student and a visitor. Bachelor of Arts in Education Sciences: specialization in English/EFL Teaching.

Our rates can vary depending on:
- working languages
- degree of complexity and technicity of the text
- size of the project
- delivery format of the source and target text
- deadline
Upon request, rates can also be quoted per target word. For a quote on your project, please contact me through Proz.

Half day: $
Full day: $
Overtime: $ per hour

Within 30 days from the date of invoice, unless otherwise agreed upon:
- (International) Bank wire transfer
- Western Union

2,000 - 2,500 words
I take urgent projects according to my availability (urgent project fees are applied according to the complexity and urgency of the project).

- All of my translation projects are submitted to a strict proofreading process by a second person.
- High quality and professional services
- Ongoing training and specialization
- Competitive rates
- Available from midday to midnight (GMT)
- Available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Ecuador time)

As a professional translator I´m aware of the fact that honesty and meeting deadlines are crucial facts in the translation industry, therefore I keep a clean record of on time delivery with all of my clients.

I'm using SDL Trados Studio 2017!

Proud member of Quality in Translation, a campaign which strives to raise awareness amongst translation buyers of the value of quality translation!

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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: 118
PRO-level pts: 94

Top languages (PRO)
English to Spanish70
Spanish to English24
Top general fields (PRO)
Social Sciences8
Pts in 3 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs16
Poetry & Literature8
Education / Pedagogy8
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters6
Government / Politics4
Medical: Pharmaceuticals4
Pts in 4 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 projects39
With client feedback28
100% positive (28 entries)

Job type
Website localization3
Language pairs
English to Spanish37
Spanish to English2
Specialty fields
Marketing / Market Research4
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.2
Law: Contract(s)2
Law (general)1
Human Resources1
Poetry & Literature1
Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs1
Other fields
Engineering: Industrial2
Construction / Civil Engineering1
IT (Information Technology)1
Petroleum Eng/Sci1
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