Alisha Bronk, M.A., CDI, is a certified freelance Deaf and international interpreter. While getting her master's degree in teaching English as a second language: applied linguistics from Portland State University, she became involved in international education. Bronk conducts workshops and training seminars around the world. She was one of the core creators of ASL Tales, a book and DVD series used in education for families and classrooms in all levels of ASL learning. Bronk is currently an instructor for ASL and ASL interpreter education at National Technical Institute for the Deaf and a lecturer for ASLD.