Email Address

Level Professional

Languages Spanish

Native Language Spanish

Years of Experience 10+

Biography Ms. Vázquez is the Director of The Translation and Interpreting Center. She was born in Waukegan, IL to Puerto Rican parents. She studied Humanities at Universidad de Puerto Rico and obtained a B.S. Journalism degree from The University of Kansas. She was a Technical Writer for Sprint Corporation\'s cell phone division and was responsible for writing and editing process analysis and improvement documents. From 1999 to 2002, she was a successful magazine writer. Her feature articles and celebrity interviews (Olga Tañón and Jaci Velásquez among others) appeared in Latina, LatinGirl, Estylo, Só, and Urban Latino. In 2003, she moved from Kansas to Colorado and began working as a Spanish Analytical Linguist for federal and state law enforcement agencies. As head of Saphah Translations--her language agency from 2010 to 2017, she was a trusted language consultant experienced in judicial interpretation, software and mobile applications translator/tester; and well-known for excellent prioritizing and multitasking to achieve on-time completion of projects. Distinguished clients include Lionbridge,, Truven Health Analytics, Thomson Reuters Health, Century Casinos, El Paso County Mental Health Services, and Tempo Financial Holdings Corp.