Cindy Kit-Yee Cheng

Cindy Kit-Yee Cheng has been an instructor in Simon Fraser University’s Interpretation and Translation Program since 2011 and serves as a member of the program’s advisory committee. Her strengths in coaching, supervision and facilitation, together with her solid understanding of translation, communication skills and market trends, enable her to coach individuals at different levels to set and attain their career goals.

She has worked as a project manager, translator, interpreter, editor, researcher and proofreader for clients such as book publishers, website developers, professional associations, universities, colleges and public and non-profit agencies. Her work covers a wide range of print and electronic material including brochures, pamphlets, books, manuals and websites.

Cheng has a master’s degree in language and law and is well versed in communication, research, strategic planning and marketing. She also specializes in recruitment and training, project management and business administration for both non-profit and public organizations, developing programs and services to improve productivity, team effectiveness and organizational success.