Our Team

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The PIE  team is comprised of individuals who are collectively proficient in a variety of communication modalities and situations. Team members uphold licensure and current credentials, participate in ongoing professional development and state of the art training.

The Highest Standards

  • All PIE interpreters adhere to the RID Code of Professional Conduct and the State of Wisconsin Sign Language Interpreter Code of Conduct (Chapter SPS 201).
  • All PIE interpreters working in legal settings adhere to the Wisconsin Code of Professional Responsibility for Interpreters in the Judiciary.
  • PIE maintains professional liability insurance coverage for all of their interpreters.
  • PIE complies with Section 48.1685 and 50.065 of the Wisconsin Statutes: Caregiver background check.
  • Scottie Allen

    Interpreter

    MA, NIC, QMHI, EIPA 4.7
    License: DPI, DSPS
  • Michelle Andrae

    Interpreter

    NIC
    License: DSPS
  • Kate Block

    Interpreter

    MBA, CI, CT, QMHI, SC:L
    License: DSPS
  • Alisha Bronk

    Interpreter

    MA, CDI
    License: DSPS
  • Danielle Cardenas

    Administrative Assistant

    A.A.S.
  • Tera Cater Vorpahl

    Interpreter

    BS, CI, CT, QMHI, SC:L
    License: DSPS
  • Brandi Chittum

    Interpreter

    BA, BS, NIC
    License: DSPS
  • Brice Christianson

    Interpreter

    BS, NIC
    License: DSPS
  • Jennifer Collard

    Interpreter

    BS, CI, CT
    License: DSPS
  • Christina Destrampe

    Interpreter

    BS, NIC
    License: DPI, DSPS
  • Eve Dicker Eiseman

    Interpreter

    CSC
    License: DSPS
  • Sadi Dudley

    Interpreter

    MA, WITA
    License: DSPS
  • Marley Ellis

    Coordinator/Interpreter

    BS, EIPA, WITA
    License: DPI, DSPS
  • Helen Endl

    Interpreter

    AA, CI, CT
    License: DSPS
  • Heather Ford

    Interpreter/Captionist

    MS, CI, CT, NIC, EIPA 4.0, C-Print
    License: DSPS
  • Amy Free

    Interpreter

    MS, CI, CT
    License: DSPS
  • Mary Fruits

    Interpreter

    MA, NIC
    License: DSPS
  • Amy Fryman

    General Manager/Interpreter

    BS, CI, CT, SC:L
    License: DSPS
  • Tamara Fuerst

    Interpreter

    BA, CDI, CLIP-R, QMHI
    License: DSPS
  • Carol Goeldner

    Interpreter

    BA, NIC, QMHI
    License: DPI, DSPS
  • Debra Gorra Barash

    Interpreter

    BS, CI, CT, QMHI, SC:L
    License: DPI, DSPS
  • Krista Meulemans

    Interpreter/Captionist

    BS, EIPA, WITA, BEI-Basic. C-Print
    License: DPI, DSPS
  • Sue Gudenkauf

    Interpreter

    MA, CI, CT, QMHI, SC:L
    License: DSPS
  • Jake Hartmann

    Interpreter

    MS, CDI, CLIP-R
    License: DSPS
  • Jen Hayes

    Interpreter

    MS, NIC
    License: DSPS
  • Laurie Heesen

    Interpreter

    MA, CI, CT
    License: DSPS
  • Lisa Heglund

    Interpreter

    BA, CI, CT, QMHI
    License: DSPS
  • Patricia Hein

    Interpreter / Captionist

    BA, C-Print
    License: DPI
  • Ashley Cain

    Interpreter

    BS, DI
    License: DSPS
  • Karen Holzer

    Interpreter

    BS, BEI- Advanced, QMHI, EIPA 4.1
    License: DSPS
  • Becky Horness

    Interpreter

    BS, CI, CT
    License: DSPS
  • Karen Huenink

    Interpreter

    BS, NIC
    License: DSPS
  • Danielle Katers

    Interpreter

    BS, BEI-Advanced
    License: DPI, DSPS
  • Nicole Keeler

    Interpreter

    BS, NIC Master, QMHI
    License: DSPS
  • Stephanie Kerkvliet

    Interpreter

    BS, CI, CT, QMHI, SC:L
    License: DSPS
  • Maria Kielma

    Intepreter

    BS, CI, CT, QMHI, SC:L
    License: DSPS
  • Tracy Kleppe

    Interpreter

    BS, NIC, QMHI
    License: DSPS
  • Amber Kotula

    Interpreter

    BS, WITA
    License: DPI, DSPS
  • Jaxin Mackienruf

    Interpreter

    BS, WITA
    License: DPI, DSPS
  • Paula Maciolek

    Interpreter

    BA, CI, CT
    License: DSPS
  • Jana Mauldin

    Interpreter

    BS, NIC
    License: DSPS
  • Sara Miller

    Interpreter

    BS, NIC, SC:L, QMHI
    License: DSPS
  • Tim Mumm

    Interpreter

    MS, CI, CT, QMHI
    License: DSPS
  • Sonja Newton

    Interpreter

    CI, CT, Illinois-Master Level
    License: DSPS
  • Sandy Peplinski

    Interpreter

    BS, CI, CT, QMHI, SC:L
    License: DSPS
  • Lisa Perry Burkhardt

    Interpreter

    CDI, CLIP-R
    License: DSPS
  • Ann Sarkauskus

    Interpreter

    CI, CT
    License: DSPS
  • Theresa Schmechel

    Interpreter

    CI, CT
    License: DSPS
  • Rachel Plate

    Interpreter

    BA, NIC
    License: DSPS
  • Shannon Rickert

    Interpreter

    BS, NIC Master
    License: DSPS
  • Amy Simonsen

    Interpreter

    BS, NIC Advanced
    License: DSPS
  • Steve Smart

    President/Interpreter

    MA, CI, CT, QMHI, SC:L
    License: DSPS
  • Sally Snyder

    Interpreter

    BS, WITA
    License: DPI, DSPS
  • Leia Sparks

    Interpreter

    MA, NIC Master, QMHI
    License: DSPS
  • Alex Thimmesch

    Interpreter

    BS, NIC
    License: DPI, DSPS
  • Jon Thomm

    Interpreter

    BS, EIPA, BEI-Advanced
    License: DPI, DSPS
  • Ted Trenkamp

    Coordinator

    BS
  • Tracy Vetter

    Interpreter

    CI, CT
    License: DSPS
  • Sarah Voelker

    Billing Specialist / Captionist

    BA, C-Print
  • Peggy Weaver

    Interpreter

    MA, CI, CT
    License: DSPS
  • Whisenant, Leigh

    Interpreter

    BS, WITA, BEI-Advanced
    License: DPI, DSPS
  • Pecha, Michelle

    Interpreter

    AAS, NIC-Advanced
    License: DSPS
  • Steff Williams

    Interpreter/Captionist

    BA, BS, MA, WITA
    License: DPI, DSPS
  • Molly Willmann

    Interpreter/Captionist

    BS, EIPA, WITA, C-Print
    License: DPI, DSPS
  • Stephanie Zito

    Interpreter

    BS, NIC, EIPA 4.0
    License: DPI, DSPS

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