Interpreter and Transliterator Licensing

Commission Details

Board Website 
Board Website
Long Name 
North Carolina Interpreter and Transliterator Licensing Board
Governor Appointments 
Total Board Positions 
Cite Name 
N.C. Gen. Stat.
Cite Number 
§ 90D-5
Term Length 
3 years - 2 consecutive
Examine and determine the qualifications and fitness of applicants for licensure, renewal of licensure and reciprocal licensure; Issues, renews, denies, suspends, or revokes licenses and carries out any disciplinary actions authorized by this Chapter; Sets fees as authorized in GS §90D-10; Conducts investigations for the purpose of determining whether violations or grounds for disciplining licensees exist; Maintains a record of all proceedings and makes available to licensees and other concerned parties an annual report of all board action; Keeps on file a complete record of names, addresses, license numbers and renewal license numbers of all persons entitled to practice under this Chapter; Adopts a seal containing the name of the board for use on all licenses and official reports issued by the board; and adopts rules for continuing education requirements.

Current Members

Member Name 
Appointment Date 
Term End Date 
Term Type 
Alicia P. Griffin 9/14/20226/30/2025LimitedMember of the NC Association of the Deaf (NCAD)
Mark Thomas Lineberger 7/1/20216/30/2024LimitedInterpreter/member of the NC Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, Inc. (NCRID)
Dianne Lynne Shearer 7/1/20216/30/2024LimitedEmployee of DHHS (rec. by Secretary of DHHS) - 3 year term

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