Executive Board, Secretary and Communications Director

Ms. Cedillo was honored to serve on Lingua’s Executive Board as the Secretary and Communications Director. Her proudest accomplishment was to testify twice to the MN House Judiciary Committee about the importance of Court Interpreter Bill HF 972, which passed in 2021, raising long- stagnant rates for freelance judicial interpreters working in MN district courts.

The National Association of

Judiciary Interpreters and Translators

NAJIT's mission is to promote quality services in the field of legal interpreting and translating.

American Translator's Association

The ATA is a professional association founded to advance the translation and interpreting professions and foster the professional development of individual translators and interpreters. It has 11,000 members in more than 90 countries.

Upper Midwest Translators and

Interpreters Association

UMTIA's mission is to promote quality and professionalism in the field of translating and interpreting in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, South Dakota, and North Dakota.