CEO Final Candidates

At this time, the Board is requesting feedback on two candidates for the position of RID’s Chief Executive Officer. Each candidate was requested to make a vlog in response to their background, motivation for applying to be RID’s CEO, and how their skills and personal traits suit them for this challenge.

All current members should have received the following information via email and will also receive an elector ID and password for a survey where you can submit feedback on each candidate. Your feedback is requested by 12:00 PM on Wednesday, April 25, 2018. If you have trouble accessing this survey please email the point of contact here.

Please watch each candidate’s vlog below. Each vlog is approximately five minutes long; the follow up survey consists of eight questions for each candidate.


The RID Board of Directors

Please meet the two final candidates…

Naomi Sheneman, Ph.D., CDI

View Naomi Sheneman’s resume here.

Naomi Intro

Greetings to all, my name is Naomi Sheneman. I am making this vlog because I am applying for the position as the Chief Executive Officer of RID. Historically, RID has been a robust organization. Now, we need to think about our future directions. I want us to work in unison to grow and strengthen RID.  [FULL TRANSCRIPT HERE]

Joey Trapani

View Joey Trapani’s resume here.

Joey Intro

Greetings RID Members, My name is Joey Trapani, I am honored to have been selected as a final candidate for the position of Chief Executive Officer of Registry for Interpreters for the Deaf. When asked to submit a message to the Membership, I wanted to first take the opportunity to thank you for the work you do every day. [FULL TRANSCRIPT HERE]

To revisit the CEO Search page, click here.