Afaf Steiert, Leadership Council
Afaf Steiert, joined ATA in 2006 as Arabic translator/interpreter, attended; learned a lot from ATA conferences and networking while she started her own multilingual business.. Afaf obtained M.Sc. in plant molecular biology from the University of Basel, Switzerland. Afaf lives presently in California, Bay area and was exposed to different languages and cultures, speaking all Arabic dialects.
Presently, Afaf Steiert is President and cofounder of Afaf Translations LLC, working as a conference Arabic interpreter, and oversees all medical translation services at Afaf Translations. Afaf speaks 5 languages and has good knowledge of all Arabic dialects. ATN-APTS Arabic certified. Afaf Steiert, worked as marketing director on the board of NCTA (Northern California Translators Association) for two years. Excited to serve ATA-TCD as a council member to learn more about leadership, share and expand skills among translators and companies.