Gerrie Wagner has a strong passion for language and culture studies. Since moving to Canada 16 years ago, she has completed her BA with a double major in Linguistics and Communications at SFU and worked as a translator, interpreter, editor and language instructor. She is also a graduate from the SFU Diploma Program of Translation and Interpretation. Currently, she is serving as a board director with STIBC and as chief editor of the society's TRANSLetter. To explore her passion further, Gerrie launched her own translation company in the summer of 2015. In her free time, she enjoys ballroom dancing, singing and travelling around the world.