Sandra Blum, CI, CT is the interpreter liaison at Mill Neck Interpreter Service. She has been an interpreter at MNIS for over 16 years. In addition to MNIS, she is also a staff interpreter at Nassau Community College and previously worked at Sorenson VRS. She graduated from Northeastern University with a Bachelor’s Degree in American Sign Language/English Interpretation. In 2004, she became certified with her CI and CT. Sandra played an integral part in re-establishing LIRID, where she held many positions throughout the years. She has also been involved with RID on the regional and national levels, serving on committees and chairing a regional conference. Sandra has presented at many workshops and loves discussing ethics and mentoring. When she is not working, Sandra loves spending time with her husband and three children enjoying whatever life throws their way.