Kenton Myers – Region II Representative
Kenton Myers is a trilingual interpreter and owner of M&N Language Services, LLC, a full-service agency based out of Birmingham, Alabama. He is well known across the South for his leadership in the advancement of the interpretation and translation field. Kenton holds a B.A. in Spanish and in Psychology from Birmingham Southern College. He is a nationally certified Spanish interpreter, holding certifications from the National Board of Certification of Medical Interpreters (NBCMI) and the Certification Commission for Healthcare Interpreters (CCHI), and is Court Certified in the state of Alabama. He is also a RID Nationally Certified American Sign Language Interpreter (NIC) and a Qualified Mental Health Interpreter (QMHI). Kenton serves as president of the Interpreters and Translators Association of Alabama (ITAA), an organization composed of professionals working in over 12 languages, working to promote the profession, provide community education, and support continuing education for those working in the fields of interpretation and translation. Recognizing the need for more qualified interpreters, he has co-authored a 40-hour English/Spanish language healthcare interpreter training program to prepare individuals for national certification. Committed to holistic wellness, Kenton is also a Licensed Massage Therapist, Hispanic Outreach Wellness Instructor, and an IronTribe fanatic.
In November 2017, Kenton proudly became the Region II Representative for Mano a Mano, the only national organization of trilingual (Spanish-English-ASL) interpreters.
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