Jessica Bentley-Sassaman headshot wearing CIT shirtPresident

Jessica Bentley-Sassaman

president@cit-asl.org

English Translation

Coming soon

Woman with auburn shoulder length hair wearing blue blazer with necklaceVice-President

Kim Kurz

vp@cit-asl.org

English Translation

Kim’s ASL video has English captions.  Check it out above.

Photo of woman with long brown hair and black shirt in front of stone wall.Secretary

Rebecca Minor

secretary@cit-asl.org

English Translation & Bio

I am Becca Minor, your Director of Communications.  I look forward to being in touch with the CIT Membership.


Dr. Rebecca Minor is the Program Coordinator and an Assistant Professor of the Interpreter Preparation Program at the Community College of Baltimore County. She is a nationally certified sign language interpreter and interpreter mentor.  She received her Ph.D. in Linguistics from Gallaudet University in May 2011.  She also holds a M.A. in Linguistics from Gallaudet University and a Bachelor’s degree from Towson University in Deaf Studies. She serves on the Board of Trustees for the Maryland School for the Deaf.  Rebecca has conducted research and presented workshops on linguistics and interpreting at both national and state level conferences.  She has worked in the field of interpreting for the past 11 years in various settings including VRS, performing arts, post-secondary and medical.

Treasurer

Stephen Fitzmaurice

treasurer@cit-asl.org

English Translation

English Version

I’m Stephen Fitzmaurice and I look forward to serving you as your new CIT secretary.

Carole Lazorisak headshot wearing CIT shirtDirector of Professional Development

Carole Lazorisak

pd@cit-asl.org

English Translation

Hello, my name is Carole Lazorisak and I am the Director of Professional Development; I look forward to serving CIT!

A black man smiles at the camera.  He has short hair and is wearing a black suit and tie.Director of Public Relations & Outreach

Francis Phiri

pro@cit-asl.org

English Translation

Hello.  I am Francis Phiri, the Director of Public Relations and Outreach. I look forward to working with all of you.

Photo of woman with blond hair smiling at the camera

Director of Publications & Research

Sarah Wheeler

publications@cit-asl.org

English Translation

My name is Sarah Wheeler and I am the Director of Publications and Research.  I look forward to working with you.

A black woman with long black braids pulled back behind her head and flowing over her shoulders smiles at the cameraDirector of Communication

Nicole Morgan

communication@cit-asl.org

English Translation

Coming soon.