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2017-2019 RID Election Results and Conference Voting Update!

2017-2019 RID Election Results

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Hello!

The voting period for the RID Board of Directors 2017-2019 term has ended.  We now present you […]

Proposed Conference Motion and Bylaw Amendments for the 2017 RID National Conference

Here is the proposed Conference Motion and the Proposed Bylaw Amendments submitted for consideration for the 2017 RID National Conference

Printable form available: The […]

The Road to the Biennial Business Meeting, July 22-23, 2017

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by Melvin Walker, President RID Board of Directors

 

Elections

We are in the midst of a busy time related to the governance […]

From Headquarters

New Position Available!! CASLI Testing Director

June 9th, 2017|Comments Off on New Position Available!! CASLI Testing Director

Beware of Scammers Impersonating RID Board Members or Headquarters Staff

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Position Open: Testing Director (CASLI)

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Conference Hotel Sleep Room Reservations

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Open Conference Registration For 2017 LEAD Together Conference!

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New Position Available!! CASLI Testing Director

June 9th, 2017|Comments Off on New Position Available!! CASLI Testing Director

POSITION: Testing Director
CLASSIFICATION: Director Level, Full‐time, Salaried, Exempt
REPORTS TO: CASLI Board of Managers

SUMMARY: By working collaboratively with the Deaf and interpreter communities in defining professional standards and metrics, CASLI, a subsidiary of the Registry of […]

Beware of Scammers Impersonating RID Board Members or Headquarters Staff

June 8th, 2017|Comments Off on Beware of Scammers Impersonating RID Board Members or Headquarters Staff

To RID Members:
It has come to our attention that scammers posing as RID officials have been contacting members attempting to extort funds for various reasons such as holding your certification.

The scammers may have the victims’ […]

2017-2019 RID Election Results and Conference Voting Update!

June 7th, 2017|Comments Off on 2017-2019 RID Election Results and Conference Voting Update!

2017-2019 RID Election Results

English:

Hello!

The voting period for the RID Board of Directors 2017-2019 term has ended.  We now present you the next Board of Directors.

As a reminder, there were 2 uncontested elections:

President
Melvin Walker

Secretary
Joshua Pennise, Secretary

Congratulations […]

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Position Open: Testing Director (CASLI)

May 18th, 2017|Comments Off on Position Open: Testing Director (CASLI)

POSITION: Testing Director
CLASSIFICATION: Director Level, Full‐time, Salaried, Exempt
REPORTS TO: CASLI Board of Managers

SUMMARY: By working collaboratively with the Deaf and interpreter communities in defining professional standards and metrics, CASLI, a subsidiary of the Registry of […]