The Board for Evaluation of Interpreters is a seven-member advisory committee appointed by the Executive Commissioner of the Health and Human Services Commission or the Executive Commissioner's designee, to assist in administering the interpreter certification program. The committee also helps develop the qualifications for each level of certification based on proficiency.

Members

Merilee Gietz
Deaf, a consumer of interpreting services, demonstrates knowledge of the field of interpreting and linguistics, and has a unique understanding for the demographics and dynamics of Texas' Deaf Community.

Laura Hill
Deaf and holds a valid BEI Intermediary - Level III, Intermediary - Level V certificate, or a BEI Certified Deaf Interpreter Certificate.

Deborah Martinez
Hearing, court-certified and holds a valid BEI Advanced or Master certificate.

Sherri Roberts
Hearing, court-certified and holds a valid BEI Advanced or Master certificate.

Martin Vasquez
Hearing, court-certified and holds a valid BEI Advanced or Master certificate.

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Contact us at lori.breslow@hhsc.state.tx.us

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