Monthly Archives: July 2015


RID National Conference 2015 Business Meeting Standing Rules

 2015 RID Conference August 8-12, 2015 Hyatt Regency New Orleans New Orleans, Louisiana Standing Rules of the Business Meeting of the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, Inc.   A downloadable, printable copy (PDF) of the Standing Rules is available here.   Applicability. These standing rules shall apply during the RID business meeting, Part 1 [...]

2018-04-24T06:15:19+00:00July 30th, 2015|Categories: From the Board|0 Comments

Introducing Erica West Oyedele – new Region V Representative

The RID Board is delighted to announce the selection of Erica West Oyedele as the new Region V Representative.  She will serve out the remainder of the term from LaVona Andrew, who was elected as Member-At-Large. We wanted to share her application materials to the Board, so you can get a better idea why we're [...]

2018-04-24T06:15:19+00:00July 30th, 2015|Categories: From the Board|0 Comments

Interim Executive Director Anna Witter-Merithew on Testing and Certification Risk Assessment

  Hello. I am Anna Witter-Merithew, Interim Executive Director of RID. In that role, I expect to work here at RID for a finite period of time – 9 months, 10 months, or so. During that time, RID will search, screen, and then select the new permanent Executive Director. Because my work at RID is [...]

Business Meeting Motions – RID National Conference 2015

Letter Motion Comments A Move that the official language of Regional and national RID conferences be American Sign Language (ASL), and be it further moved that ASL interpretation will be provided at regional and national RID conferences for workshops/presentations which focus on spoken languages, and be it further resolved that ASL as the official language begins with [...]

2018-04-24T06:15:19+00:00July 28th, 2015|Categories: From the Board|0 Comments