Meet the members of the SPD Digital and Social Media Committee (2019-2020)!


The Digital and Social Media Committee (DSMC) keeps members and followers in the loop on Division activities and shares resources, news, and professional development opportunities for translators and interpreters.

These are the names and faces of the current members who love to keep you posted!

Victoria Méndez, Co-Chair of the SPD DSMC. She is an ATA-Certified Translator from English to Spanish, lives in Uruguay, and is excited to join the social media team.
Edna Santizo, an ATA and SPD member since 2010, and Co-Chair of the SPD Digital and Social Media Committee since 2017. Edna is a seasoned Conference and Community Interpreter, and a Certified California Court Interpreter. She lives in Los Angeles, California.
Andy Benzo has a Law Degree and a Translation Degree from her native Argentina. She has been working as a freelance Legal Translator for more than 30 years. She joined the ATA in 1999 and is ATA-certified. She is a member of the Professional Development Committee and the Digital and Social Committee of the SPD. She lives in San Diego, CA.
María (Mila) Baker is a translator and a certified medical interpreter. She trained in TESOL in Argentina and received her M.A. in Spanish and TESOL from West Virginia University. María truly enjoys working with professional organizations and is a volunteer with the SPD since 2019. She lives in Huntsville, AL, with her two cats.

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Contact Committee Co-Chairs Edna Santizo and Victoria Méndez at