2016 CLAC Conference Presentations

Powerpoints and Handouts



Sunday May 22 2016

4:45-5:45 pm

Orientation Session

Monday May 23, 2016

9:30- 10:00 am

Highlight on Host State: Louisiana Department of Corrections and Louisiana Judicial System Partnership for Video Equipment Installation and Usage

Darryl Campbell

1:30 – 2:30 pm

SharePoint and Rating Procedures 101 / Testing Priorities Update

Jacquie Ring and Kimberly Brooke

2:30-3:45 pm

SJI Needs Assessment Grants

Mara Simmons (AR), David Svoboda (AZ), Sophia Akbar (IL), Richard Williams (LA), Elaine Clarke (ME), Polly Ryan (MN), Kelly Mills (OR), and Carmel Capati (WI)

3:00-4:00 pm

Georgia Model Protocol

Shinji Morokuma  and Jana Edmondson-Cooper

4:00-5:00 pm

Forging Ahead: Language Access Services On-Demand

Raul Pilling-Riefkohl, Carol Govan, Delia Calderón, Los Angeles Superior Court

Tuesday May 24, 2016

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Express Lessons

2:15-3:00 pm

What’s Love Got to Do with It? Talking to Legislators and Budget People about Language Access

Hon. Paul von Grunsven and Carmel Capati

3:15-4:35 pm

Serving Persons with Hearing Loss: Requirements and Best Practices

Robert Lichtenberg (WA) and Cheryl Thomas (AR)

Wednesday May 25, 2016

9:00 – 10:00 am

Language Access Basic Training and Court Interpreter Orientation Suites

Paula Couselo-Findikoglu (NM)

10:15-11:00 am

Got Complaints? Responding to and Resolving Complaints Against Interpreters

Paula Couselo-Findikogul (NM), James Plunkett (DC), Emy Lopez (CO)

11:00 am-12:00 pm

Elements of Reciprocity Agreements / Agreements between States

Ta’Shia Gordon (MS), Robert Lichtenberg (WA), Carmen Castro-Rojas (CA), David Svoboda (AZ), Osvaldo Aviles (PA)

1:30 pm -5:00 pm

Proctor Training / Oral Exam Test Administration

Jacquie Ring, Kimberly Brooke, Jocelyn McFarlane