Mara Reich is anEnglish-Spanish Certified Translator with over 20 years of experience. She holds a PhD in Education from York University, anMA in Spanish Language and Culture from Universidad de Salamanca (Spain), a BEdfrom University of Manitoba and a BA inTranslation fromBuenos Aires, Argentina. In addition to being a native Spanish speaker, she also speaksEnglish, French, Italian, and Hebrew. She has a vast experience teaching Translation, Second Language Acquisition, and Education at the university level. She is looking forward to working with MCIS in advancing the Translation profession in Canada.