On-call translating and interpreting

In our fast changing times, it’s more important than ever to locate quick, competent, and flexible service you can rely on. For the past eighteen years I have been working as a freelance interpreter, translator, instructor, and writer in Berlin. As such I am uniquely equipped to assist your company with all of its translation and writing needs.

My clients include: industrial and service enterprises, banks, legal offices, the German Federal government, market research companies, universities and foundations, architectural and construction firms. (List available upon request)

You can access my author's website and also my "Open Salon" blog, where I write about issues related to Berlin, here:


Lost in Berlin

My unique selling points:

  • Native English speaker
  • Fluency in German
  • Nearly twenty years experience in Berlin as a university instructor, translator/interpreter, and freelance writer
  • Broad professional experience
  • Intercultural competence


  • University of Iowa, BA and MA
  • State University of New York at Buffalo, PhD
  • Additional graduate work: University of Tübingen and Humboldt University, Berlin

Academic positions:

  • Assistant professor, Europa-University Viadrina, Frankfurt (Oder), 1994-1998