Your membership is appreciated, and MIRID wants to say 'Thank You!'
Membership Appreciation Event
FREE to All Current Members!
February 25, 2017
3pm - 6pm
LOCATION: Buffalo Wild Wings
41980 Ford Road
The first in a series MIRID plans to host in appreciation of MIRID membership, this event will include a free 1 hour workshop with appetizers to boot! After the workshop, we hope you will stick around to network and tell the MIRID Board what you want to see happen Michigan.
Meaning from the Hot Seat:
Are you picking up what I’m putting down?
3 pm - 4pm
This fun one-hour workshop, conducted in Spoken English, will demonstrate the importance of identifying main ideas in a given message. Using multimedia as source “language”, participants will be challenged to take on various roles in the communication process (sender and receiver). The presenter will help lead group discussion and introspection that will sure to be beneficial for all levels of experience.
Presenter: Cindy Wood
Born and raised in Pure Michigan, Cindy moved around the U.S. for many years before returning home in June of 2015. She joined MIRID as Treasurer in April 2016. She received her Bachelor's degree in Business Marketing and Management from Adrian College, and her Master's degree in Interpretation from Gallaudet University. She has held her national certification since 2007, has her Michigan Credentials, and Medical/Mental Health endorsements. Cindy has worked as both a staff and freelance interpreter in various cities and states including, Milwaukee, WI., Washington, D.C., Virginia Beach, Va., and most recently here in the Metro Detroit area.