This section of the site is a great reference for the who's who and what's what inside the NJRID. You may email NJRID at You may also mail inquiries to the Board at the following address:

PO. Box 213
Eatontown, NJ 07724

The New Jersey Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf Board of Directors is at your disposal. Feel free to contact any member regarding NJRID business or with your questions about the profession of ASL/English Interpreting. Every effort will be made to assist you. See below for Roles and Responsibilities.





Liaison to...



Elizabeth Zanetakos

CMP, Bylaws



Kacy Wilber 

Newsletter, PDC



Silvia Coelho-Yi

Membership, Nomination/Stipend, Biennial



Christine Mizrahi


Member At Large


Andrew Galuskin


Member At Large


Melchior Fernandez


Ex-Officio President


Audrey Rosenberg



1. President

a.   The President shall have general supervision and direction of the business and affairs of the NJRID. S/he shall preside at all meetings of the membership and Board of Directors and shall have such other powers and duties as may be prescribed, from time to time, by the Board of Directors or the membership.

b.   The President shall appoint such committees as may be provided for in the bylaws and following the appointment procedures in Article VIII. Section 2, and may create such other committees as may be mandated by the membership or may be deemed necessary for promoting the purposes of the NJRID.

c.   The President shall share, with the Treasurer, the right to sign checks and warrants for the withdrawal of NJRID funds.

d.   The President shall represent the NJRID in all activities except those expressly prohibited by law or the Bylaws.

e.   The President shall provide quarterly reports to the membership, via the NJRID newsletter or special mailing, on the actions of the Board, the financial status of the NJRID and the activities of committees.

2.  Vice-President

a.   In the absence or disability of the President, the Vice-President shall perform all duties of the President and in so acting shall have all the powers of the President. The Vice-President shall have such other powers and perform such other duties as may be prescribed, from time to time, by the Board of Directors.

b.   The Vice-President shall be responsible for the membership records of the organization.


3.  Secretary

The Secretary shall keep a full and accurate record of the proceedings of the Board of Directors, all meetings of the general membership, shall supervise the keeping of the records of the NJRID, and shall discharge such other duties of the office as prescribed by the Board of Directors.


4.  Treasurer

The Treasurer shall supervise the receipt and safekeeping of all funds of the NJRID and bank deposits that may be designated by the Board of Directors. Those funds shall be paid out only on checks of the NJRID signed by the President and Treasurer, or those officer(s) designated by the Board of Directors as authorized to sign them.


5.  Immediate Past President

The Immediate Past President shall serve as an ex-officio (non-voting) member of the Board of Directors for one (1) term and perform such duties as may be prescribed, from time to time, by the Board of Directors.


6.  Members-at-Large

Two (2) Members-at-Large shall be nominated by the voting membership. The Members-at-Large shall perform such duties as may be assigned by the Board of Directors. 

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