Laurel Nolen

ATA-Certified Russian-to-English Translator, Chicago, IL
Письменный перевод с русского на английский в Чикаго


MA in Russian Translation and Interpretation, Monterey Institute of International Studies, 1996
BA cum laude in Russian Language and Culture, Illinois Wesleyan University, 1994


Freelance Translator and Editor, Chicago, IL, 2013–present

Clients include TechTrans International, Inc., Good Hope Films, EnSol Technology, and private clients.

Translator and Editor, TechTrans International, Inc., Houston, TX, 2002–2013

In-house position, responsible for translating, editing, and proofreading documents on the following subjects:

Duties also included evaluating the translation tests of job applicants, conducting training sessions for new hires, and performing quality control checks of work by other translators.

Freelance Translator and Editor, Monterey, CA, 1995–2002

Clients included the Foreign Broadcast Information System, Vega Press, The Russian magazine, the Center for Nonproliferation Studies, and the US Department of State.