Robin Bensinger
www.twolanguages.com


Qualifications
•Bilingual: Speak, read, write and understand Spanish and English fluently
•Score of 98% on "Bridging the Gap" Medical Interpreter Examination
•Score of 93% on Kentucky State Court Interpreter Examination
•Excellent interpreter, translator, proofreader, and copy editor
•Microsoft Word, Excel, WordPerfect, HTML, Internet, Email
•Type 55 wpm

Interpreting Experience
April 2007 to Present Freelance Interpreter, Affordable Language Services, Louisville, KY
February 2006 to Present Freelance Interpreter, First Steps of Seven Counties, Louisville, KY
January 2007 to March 2007 Medical Interpreter, Kentucky Racing Health Services Center, Lou, KY
February 1994 to December 1996 Medical Interpreter, American Red Cross, Louisville, KY

Translating Experience
July 2007 to Present Freelance Translator, Visually Impaired Preschool Services, Louisville, KY
January 2007 to Present Webmaster/Translator, RobinBensinger.com, Louisville, KY
January 1991 to May 1991 Literary Translator, American University, Washington, D.C.

Other Relevant Experience
August 1998 to August 2005 English as a Second Language Teacher, JCPS, Louisville, KY

Education
July 2007 Bridging the Gap Medical Interpreter Training, Catholic Charities, Louisville, KY
April 2007 Legal Interpreter Skills Building Workshop, Court Interpreting Division, Frankfort, KY
May 1998 M.A.T. in Spanish and ESL, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
May 1991 B.A. in Literature, Minor in Spanish, American University, Washington, D.C.
Spring 1990 Spanish Literature, St. Louis University, Madrid, Spain

Volunteer Activities
July 2007 to Present Organizer, Spanish Meetup Group, Louisville, KY
August 2006 to Present President, The MUSE Creative Writing Group, Louisville, KY
May 2005 and May 2007 Director, Three short independent films for local KINO Film Festivals
Sept. 2001 to May 2003 Sponsor, International Club, Iroquois High School, Louisville, KY
Aug. 1997 to August 1998 ESL Teacher, Kentucky Refugee Ministries, Louisville, KY
Aug. 1992 to August 1993 Adult Education Coordinator, Unified School District, Queen Creek, AZ