Team of Court Certified Chinese Interpreters
Teddy - Mandarin Chinese-English Certified Court Translator/ Interpreter

Teddy was born and raised in Taiwan and left for the US at age 21. After living in Los Angeles for more than 20 years, The United States has become his second hometown. He is fluent in Mandarin, Taiwanese and English.

He received his bachelor degree from Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California. For most of his professional career, he has been working in the entertainment industry as animator and supervisor. During the last a few years, he was working in Taiwan on several multi-national projects, and had to work as Mandarin-English translator/ interpreter in addition his my tasks as supervisor. He has come to enjoy working as a translator/ interpreter.

A certified court Interpreter who also had completed the certificate program from LA Institute of Translation & Interpretation, Teddy currently works as a freelance translator/ interpreter providing services for federal and local government agencies such as judicial, law enforcement and social services. He also does translating/ interpreting for private sectors like medical, insurance, financial, and telecommunications companies.

Qualifications:

California Certified Court Interpreter for Mandarin
California Registered Court Interpreter for Taiwanese
American Translation Association (ATA) Member

Experience:

FreelanceCertified Court Translator/ Interpreter
2009~
Mandarin Chinese – English two-way translation and interpretation for conferences, business, legal, medical, media, Design, literature, web content.

Certified Language International Interpreter
2009~
Mandarin Chinese – English Medical interpretation.

Language Line Services Interpreter
2009~
Mandarin Chinese – English two-way interpretation.

DigiMax Inc. (Taiwan)
2004-~2009
International Production Liaison/ CG Supervisor
Multi-country production integration and coordinate (English-Chinese translation, interpretation)
Project management, Production pipelines and workflows setup, artist training.

DreamWorks
2001-2004
CG Supervisor
Project Management Production pipelines and workflows setup, artist training.

Disney/ TSL
1999-2001
CG Supervisor
Project Management, Production pipelines and workflows setup, artist training.

Glendale Community College
1997-1999
CG Animation Instructor
Covers full spectrum CG skill set in Maya as well as animation principals.

Warner Bros Feature Animation
1996-1999
CG Supervisor
Project Management, Production pipeline and workflow setup, artist training.

Dream Quest Images
1995-1996
Lead CGI Artist

Sidley Wright Motion Works
1992-1995
Lead CGI Artist

Digital Impact Inc.
1990-1992
Lead CGI Artist

Training:
LA Institute of Translation and Interpretation
Consecutive Translation
Simultaneous Translation
Sight Translation

Education:
Art Center College of Design
1996-1999
BFA, Illustration