Damita Boyd is an interpreter who gained her start by taking sign language classes at Florida State University, and by later participating in the interpreter education program at Georgia Perimeter College. She has worked as an interpreter in the Washington, DC area, Rochester, NY and within metro-Atlanta, GA. Damita was an educational interpreter in metro-Atlanta for five years, and enjoyed working in classrooms from kindergarten through post-secondary. Damita now works in the Sign Language Interpreting Program at Georgia Perimeter College. She enjoys yoga and is currently studying Japanese. She holds a Master of Interpreter Pedagogy degree from Northeastern University.