President Letter


Dear CATI colleagues and visitors:

I would like to wish you all a very Happy and Healthy New Year!

I am honored for the opportunity to serve as the President of the Carolina Association of Translators and Interpreters.

I would like to thank Javier Castillo, Jr., our past President as well as the previous Board of Directors for their dedication to CATI.

As incoming President, my goal is to contribute to the advancement of the profession and to continue the excellent work that CATI had done since its commencement. If there is anything that I can do for you, please do not hesitate to contact me.


It is my pleasure to introduce you to the 2023-2024 Board of Directors.

Monica Rodriguez-Castro, Vice President

Sara Juarez, Treasurer

Jamie Russell, Secretary

Laura Price, NC Director

Aniella Vivenzio, NC Director

Sandra Aidar-McDermott, SC Director

Zoe Schutzman, SC Director


This organization is member driven.  If you have suggestions for events, socials, webinars, etc. please do not hesitate to reach out to me or any of the board members.

I hope to see you at our annual conference on April 1, 2023 at the College of Charleston, in South Carolina.

If there is anything I can do for you, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Thank you for visiting our site, and be sure to look for us also on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.

Maria D. Rodriguez