Amanda Gallant is the new ISRID president. She's worked as an ASL
interpreter in the community, K-12 education and VRS for 14 years. She
is also a CODA with one sister in the Navy. She went to DMACC and
received an Associate's Degree and attended their Interpreter Training
Elaine Brassard, Vice President
Hello! My name is Elaine Brassard. I’ve been interpreting for about 4
years now. I graduated from Scott Community College in Davenport, Iowa.
I’ve been married for 18 years and have 4 children. I’m very excited
to be serving both the interpreting community and the Deaf community by
being on the board.
Betty has been a community interpreter for over 40 years. She enjoys
working in team situations with fellow interpreters and advocating for
the profession of interpreting. She's served as ISRID's Vice President
and Member-At-Large in the past and she is excited to now serve as the