Jeana is a dedicated community and industry leader with more than a decade of translation services experience specializing in business, marketing/PR, IT, and legal contracts. She has achieved the U.S. translation industry’s highest certification (German>English) by the American Translators Association (ATA) and is also certified at the highest level in the industry’s most popular computer-assisted translation tool, SDL Trados Studio. Her insightful business consulting and comprehensive training expertise has provided positive results around the world.
She is passionate about promoting the profession by conducting public speaking engagements for a wide-range of events and is always willing to meet with newcomers over coffee. It has been her honor and privilege to serve for the past decade in various roles on the Executive Board of the Iowa Interpreters and Translators Association, most notably as the President for three years and Treasurer for seven years.
Dr. Esma Gregor
German native from Berlin with PhD title from the Humboldt University in Berlin in Linguistics (Russian and English), freelance translator since 1989 with extensive experience in the real estate investment and the financial sector. ATA certified English>German, holds Certificate in Financial Analysis from NYU and is currently working towards a CFA certification.