Christopher Pratt

Ohlone College Interpreter Preparation Program

Educational Interpreting Experience
Higher Ed:
-Phd -Medical Science research labs (transliteration)
-Community College – various courses
-Intramural Sports and PE classes
-Guest speakers, lectures, campus events

-Boston Arts Academy (BAA)- art, academic & social interpreting for Deaf students and staff
-Various field trips for local schools for the Deaf
-IEP and 504 meetings

General Interpreting Experience
Sorenson VRS November 2016 – Present
-Video Interpreter
Boston Arts Academy, Boston Public Schools August 2014 – Present
-ASL interpreter
Freelance ASL/English Interpreter, Greater Boston Area 2012 -Present
-Medical, social services, business, performing arts, etc.

Non-Interpreting Experience
-The Learning Center for the Deaf, Framingham, MA; Teacher’s Aid, middle school intensive needs. 1 year experience
-Elementary Special Education Aide: 1:1 and classroom support for students with a variety of needs and abilities (incl. Deaf). 3 years experience
-Department of Developmental Services (DDS): Facilitator, Department of developmental Services Consumer Advisory Committee (DDS CAC). 2 years experience
Supported Living: Development and implementation of person centered Individual Service Plans. Coordination and management of direct support staff & Direct Support. 6 years experience

Area of Specialty
-Emerging Technology
-Social Justice