Certifications: CI/CT, A:EI Years of Interpreting Experience: 23 Position at PSLI: Staff Interpreter Random Fact: I love yarn

Certifications: CI/CT, A:EI

Years of Interpreting Experience: 23

Position at PSLI: Staff Interpreter

Random Fact: I love yarn

Leslie Blankis

Leslie graduated from the Interpreter Preparation Program at Front Range Community College in May, 1993. She holds the CI and CT certifications from RID, as well as the Colorado A:EI. She has worked in a number of roles with PSLI, Inc. since its founding, from interpreter coordinator, to freelance interpreter, to a full-time staff interpreter since August, 2012. During her 20+ years of interpreting she has worked in a variety of settings including; K-12, post-secondary, community, and video relay, as well as coordinating interpreters in university and community settings, and this brings a well-rounded perspective to her interpreting work. Something you may not know about Leslie is that she loves yarn. When she is not interpreting she enjoys knitting, crocheting and tatting.