Mission Statement

In order to empower the interpreters of Montana, it is the mission of Montana Registry of Interpreters of the Deaf to promote a professional community and to provide educational opportunities in a supportive environment


The Montana Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (MRID) shall be a nonprofit organization of interpreters and transliterators for persons who are d/Deaf or hard of hearing, the purposes of which shall be:  

TO PROVIDE training and resources for the interpreters/transliterators who work in the general public and educational settings

TO EXCHANGE ideas, opinions and experiences concerning interpreting

TO PROMOTE the highest standards of communication methods between all consumers (hearing, Deaf, deaf and hard of hearing) 

TO ADHERE to the Code of Professional Conduct as adopted by the National Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID)