Will Lee, President (NIC)
Will has worked as an interpreter for more than 25 years. After graduating from a two-year ITP in Iowa, he has worked in educational, medical, legal, mental health, DeafBlind, business, performance and technical settings. Will has served as a staff interpreter, freelance interpreter, interpreter evaluator, interpreter educator and interpreter manager.
After returning to school in 2001 for his BS degree in computer science from Purdue University, Will has worked to develop and maintain websites for various non-profit agencies.
Will currently focuses his energies and skills in giving back to the interpreting field by serving on the IRID Board and as the IRID webmaster. He has served IRID on the Communications Committee, as Membership Chair, Secretary, and currently as President.
In his spare time, what little there is, Will enjoys reading, having a glass of wine, and spending time with his partner of 16 years and their family including a son, a daughter and a grandson.