Native Levantine translator, educator, interpreter

Near Native translator, educator, interpreter

Fluent reading, writing, speaking.
Completed all academic studies in English at American universities. Learned since middle school as a third language. Use English daily professionally and socially since 1995.

Native Levant Arabic speaker, near native French speaker. Fluent English. Experienced, qualified, trained and tested Arabic and French. Consecutive and simultaneous experience in medical, legal, community and seminar settings.

  • Passed U.S. Department of State Modern Standard Arabic Consecutive Interpreting exam.
  • Rated by ACTFL/LTI as orally proficient in Arabic and French.
  • Trained and tested in Legal Interpreting by AYUDA, Multicultural Community Services, and African Translation. Passed LionBridge French consecutive exam.
  • Completed 40-hour community interpreting training for health, education and human services by Cross-Cultural Communications.
  • Completed Introduction to Language Interpreting course, Georgetown University (2010).
  • Attended a French Lycee from age 3 until 18.