ALEXANDRIA, VA — The American Translators Association (ATA) announced that Jiri Stejskal will take over as president for a two-year term. The ATA is the nation’s largest professional organization for translators and interpreters with over 10,400 members from 80 countries.
Jiri Stejskal is the founder and president of CETRA, Inc., a language services provider based in the Philadelphia area. Stejskal earned both M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in Slavic Languages and Literatures at the University of Pennsylvania, an Executive MBA degree at Temple University, and has more than 20 years of experience as a translator. He has also taught undergraduate and graduate language courses at the University of Pennsylvania since 1990.