Affairs Statewide Interpreter Roster
Office of Latino Affairs works with Des Moines Area Community College
(DMACC), (the only higher education institution in Iowa with a Interpreter
and Translation Program) to maintain a roster of individuals who have
been deemed qualified as either general or specialized Spanish/English
language interpreters in Iowa. All of the interpreters listed have completed
the DMACC Interpretation and Translation courses required by the Office
of Latino Affairs.
Please click the district where you live on the map below to find
interpreters closest to you. (Interpreters are listed by their
home county, then alphabetically by last name.) Some interpreters specialize
in legal, health care, etc. Contact interpreters directly in order to
find about their specialties, rates and availability.
order to be included in the Roster, you must complete the courses required
by the Office of Latino Affairs through DMACC. Once you have completed
the requirements, you will be asked to complete a criminal background
check, and provide an official copy of your transcript and a copy of your
Please view the
Program site to identify when the required courses
are offered and the cost for the courses. Please contact the Office of
Latino Affairs with any questions in regard to the Interpreter Roster.