Shive is a native of North Carolina. He graduated from East
Carolina University in 1993 with a Bachelors Degree in Special Education
and an Associate Degree in Interpreting for the Deaf. In his twenty-three
years of professional interpreting, Jon's experiences have included
educational, freelance, platform, medical/mental health and video relay
interpreting and video remote interpreting. He has also been an adjunct
professor in several Interpreter Training Programs.
Jon holds CI and CT certifications from the Registry
of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID) and EIPA Level 5. He has been in
membership with GA, NC and FL Affiliate chapters of RID, American Sign
Language Teachers Association (ASLTA), and the Conference of Interpreter
Trainers (CIT). He has also served on the Board of Directors for NCRID
and is currently the Mentorship Chairperson for GaRID.
More about Jon.... Jon
has recently been a GPC faculty member and enjoys working with students
to achieve their best. He is currently working on his Masters Degree
in Applied Linguistics at Georgia State University. He and his two dogs,
Zak and Zoe, have set down their roots and now call Georgia home.