Aging and Long-Term Support Administration

Certified Court Sign Language Interpreters


The following Sign Language Interpreter listed on this webpage are Certified Court Sign Lanafguafe Interpreters. Certified Court Sign Language Interpreter have met the criteria established through Washington Administrative Code (WAC).

Washington Courts may hire these interpreters directly, or request Interpreters through one of the Interpreter Referral Agenices that are contracted with the state of Washington. For more information, please contact the Sign Language Interpreter Contracts and Resources Program Manager.

Below is a list of Interpreters who have completed the requirements for the 2022 fiscal year.

If you have questions about the qualifications in assigning speciifc interpreters to work in Washington Courts, please feel free to contact the Sign Language Interpreter Contracts & Resources Program Manager: Berle Ross at Berle.Ross@dshs.wa.gov

Alphabetical Preferred Interpreter List (Specialist Certificate: Legal - SC:L)

Interpreter NameCity of ResidenceContact Information
Bazinet, PaulaWest Richland 
Blackburn- Tofstad, KimBonney Lake  
Carlson, KarenSeattle 
Hansen, ShellyWest Richland 
Maine Israel, AllisonSeattle  
McGuire, MollySeattle 
Morrison, DaveSeattle 
Parsons, AngieMilton 
Richards, TammeraPortland 
Schmitz, MarcTacoma 
Walker, DonnaSpokane 

Alphabetical Interpreter List (RID Certification with SC:L written test)



Intermediary Interpreters (Deaf Interpreter)

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Certified Deaf Interpreters with Specialty Certification: Legal (SC:L)
Interpreter NameCity of ResidenceContact Information
Rogers, BuckTacoma 
Thayer, ColleenSalem 

Certified Deaf Interpreters
Interpreter NameCity of ResidenceContact Information
Dockter , TerryEverett 
Glaser, PaulMarysville 
Plecher, JohnMountlake Terrace 
Quiroga, Jeremyseattle 
Sanders, KrystalSeattle 
Stubbs, StevenBoise