Having a great passion for her job, Elena has been working in the capacity of a linguist since 2008 and a training facilitator since 2009 in Toronto. Her Canadian training includes Community Interpreter certificate (MCI) Ru<>Eng, Immigration (IRB) and Court Interpreter (MAG) accreditation Ru <>Eng, Train-the-Trainer certificates (ATA, IMIA), Certified Medical Interpreter Ru<>Eng, and numerous professional development certificates. Her professional affiliations feature American Translator Association, International Medical Interpreter Association, Court and Immigration Interpreter Associations, Association of Professional Language Interpreters. Her training instructor experience has been a wonderful journey teaching at MCIS Language Solutions, Humber College and Glendon College (York University). Her educational background includes BA in Economics from the Moscow University for the Humanities, Russia, and BA in Business Administration from Providence College, USA.