English to Spanish Live Interpretation Professional Elizabeth Carstens

Member since February 10, 2015

My passion is to help people open the doors to a whole new world via effective and accurate communication, whether it is through spoken or written language.



My experience has been mainly acquired in the HealthCare, Banking and Direct Sales industries.

I have a bachelor's degree in Business Administration and a graduate degree in Economics from the Universidad del Valle, Cali, Colombia. I have also completed the Minnesota HIT program - Practice Workflow and Information Management Redesign Specialist certificate at Normandale Community College Continued Education.



KEY SKILLS:

• Spanish, native speaker from Colombia, South America

• English, fluent speaking, writing and reading. Learned in school in Colombia and perfected in the US which has been my home since 1997.

• Knowledgeable in “US Spanish” as well as “Central and South American Spanish”.

• Currently pursuing my Medical Interpreter Certification through the National Board of Certification for Medical Interpreters (http://www.certifiedmedicalinterpreters.org/aboutus) I have already passed the written exam, pending to take the oral exam to finalize the certification process.

Languages:

English
Spanish

Education

Masters

I'm currently pursuing my Medical Interpreter Certification through the National Board of Certification for Medical Interpreters (http://www.certifiedmedicalinterpreters.org) I have already passed the written exam, pending to take the oral exam to finalize the certification process.