Betsy Winston is the Director of the Teaching Interpreting Educators and Mentors (TIEM) Center. Over the past 30 years, Dr. Winston has held a variety of roles, including professional interpreter (English/American Sign Language), interpreter educator, educator of interpreting educators, linguist, researcher, curriculum designer, and administrator. She holds a Ph.D. from Georgetown University, an M.Ed. from Western Governors University, an MA from Gallaudet University, and a BA from Georgetown University. She also holds an AAS-Interpreting degree from Portland Community College and a Distance Education Graduate Certificate from the University of Wisconsin.