Mentoring Specialty Areas: English to ASL
Jenny Smith-Hastings, was born and raised in Southern Minnesota and still lives there! She graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Interpretation from Gallaudet University. Jenny is currently employed at St. Catherine University as a program specialist for the CATIE Center.
Jenny’s areas of specialty and focus as a mentor are in English to ASL interpreting, sign choices, register, deception, and some ASL model. She likes to focus on English to ASL interpreting skills and increase apprentices’ confidence in her mentoring work.
The Education 2 Excellence Program is provided by ASLIS and is supported by grant funding from the Minnesota Department of Human Services, Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services Division.