Christian Deaf Women’s 8th Conference (CDWC) in Oklahoma March 7-9th Wednesday, Feb 26 2014 

Louisiana Registry of Interpreters for Deaf presents Wednesday, Feb 12 2014 

Louisiana Registry of Interpreters for Deaf presents




The LRID Spring Workshop presenter Debbie Peterson, CDI, comes from a Deaf family in Alabama. She received a B.S. in Psychology from Gallaudet University and M.S. in Teaching American Sign Language at McDaniel College in Maryland. She taught ASL at The Bi Cultural Center, University of Minnesota and New York University. She coordinated the ASL Studies at Bishop Community College in Alabama. In Minnesota, she coordinated various training workshops for educational interpreters through Federal Grant for two years. She taught interpreting at Seattle Central Community College for 8 year as well as to both B.A and M.A. students at Gallaudet University for a year and half. She worked for Sorenson Communications as Professional Development Specialist and a faculty for VRS Interpreter Institute. She was involved with Northeast University to develop interpreting trainings for Deaf interpreters. She was elected as first Deaf Member at Large for Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf. She is currently working as CDI/Quality Assurance Specialist for TCS in Maryland. She also provides various interpreting workshops to Deaf, Freelance and Educational Interpreters.

MARCH 22, 2014 (9 AM – 4 PM)

Louisiana School for the Deaf
2888 Brightside Lane, Baton Rouge, LA 70821 / 70820