LaTanya E. Jones, M.S.M., NIC
LaTanya is an independent interpreter with nearly ten years of professional experience in a plethora of professional and video relay settings, yet specializes in healthcare interpreting. An Adjunct Professor at both the Community College of Philadelphia (CCP) and Camden County College (CCC), LaTanya has also recently joined the CATIE Center team at St. Catherine University in St. Paul, MN, as the Assistant Director.
A staunch lifelong advocate for education, LaTanya earned an Associates in Applied Science in American Sign Language/English Interpreting from CCP, a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the Fox School of Business at Temple University, continued her studies at the graduate level in Linguistics of ASL at Gallaudet University, and earned a Master of Science in Management from Rosemont College.
LaTanya enjoys giving back by volunteering her time and talents. She is a past board member of the District of Columbia Chapter of the National Alliance of Black Interpreters (NAOBI-DC), where she served as Chapter Liaison, Bylaws Chairperson, and Volunteer Coordinator. She previously served as the Region I Representative for the Interpreters in Healthcare Members Section for the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf and is the Immediate Past President of the Pennsylvania Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf. In her free time, LaTanya enjoys reading, cooking, and watching her son compete in short sprints and relays in track and field.