The Minnesota Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (MRID) is a non-profit organization of professional interpreters, consumers, and interested persons. The MRID was established and incorporated in 1971 with the support and encouragement of the Minnesota Association of Deaf Citizens (MADC).
2020 MRID BOARD
Michelle Remer, Nic Zapko, Katelyn Wells, Tarra Grammenos, Sydney Groven
(Not shown: Nicki Mosbeck-Barrett, Megan Bolduc)
(2-year term) Tarra Grammenos, President; Nic Zapko, Programs Director; Michelle Remer, Membership Director
(1-year term) Sydney Groven, Operations Director; Katelyn Wells, Finance Director; Nicki Mosbeck-Barrett, Communications Director;
Megan Bolduc, Community Relations Director
2019 MRID BUSINESS MEETING
Membership approved 2019 Bylaws
**Note: The 2019 Board caught one typing error (typo) in Article IV Section IV "Terms of Office". This error has been fixed and highlighted in yellow - The word "even" was changed to "odd" to be in line with the intent of the original statement.
If you have any questions about this or wish to contest this change, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
UPCOMING EVENTS & UPDATES
Ad-hoc Licensure Committee
Motion 19:10:25: MRID shall establish an ad-hoc committee to investigate the potential of interpreter licensure in the state of Minnesota. The committee will collaborate with MADC as appropriate. The composition of the committee shall be made up of at least 50% deaf interpreters. (Houge/Evans) CARRIED
Sarah Houge, David Evans, Jer Loudenback, Shawn Vriezen,
Mitchell Dillman, Yoshiko (Koko) Chino, Jon Ainsworth, Eileen M. Gray,
Christine Marble, Paula MacDonald