Mission and Goals

To promote the interpreting profession by

  • Defining professional standards of practice and responsibilities of competent interpreting professionals
  • Being a forum for discussion of professional issues to support the collective development of our membership and profession
  • Preserving professional independence from public and private institutions
  • Educating the public on the profession’s valuable/critical role in community interactions/life
  • Supporting and advocating for our membership
  • Collaborating with other associations that pursue common goals