Your CONDUIT toward

a COMMON LANGUAGE.

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ABOUT US

THE COMMON LANGUAGE → Fluency in the languages of advocacy, development, efficiency, Spanish, and English enables boutique company A Lingua Franca to deliver superior consulting, training, interpreting, and translation services.

THE CONDUIT → A part of the vibrant language industry since 2004, owner Valeria B. Delmar earned her MA in Spanish Translation and Interpretation from the prestigious Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey (MIIS) in 2010 and has since obtained invaluable hands-on experience and several professional certifications and affiliations. She continually hones her areas of expertise in both freelance and in-house roles for a wide range of clients, to include top 100 global language service providers, private companies, local and federal government, marketing firms, healthcare, social services, and community clients.

Valeria is equally passionate about engaging with colleagues to meaningfully advance the translation and interpretation profession.

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HOW WE CAN HELP

Consulting    Training    Interpreting    Translation

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FEATURED QUOTE

“Learning a language is a gesture of interest, it really is a fundamental way to reach out to someone and say, I care about you.” – Craig R. Stapleton, U.S. Ambassador

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HAPPY CUSTOMERS

"This was Ms. Delmars’ first hearing with our agency, and I was thoroughly impressed. It was like she’d done it a hundred times. She was punctual, helpful, and accurate. Thanks.”
Client, Legal Interpreting, July 2013
"Great teachers...Valeria and [colleague instructor] were awesome."
Student, Healthcare Interpreting Training, September 2014
"This is wonderful! I am so impressed that you got the Spanish to rhyme! Thank you..."
Client, Published Poem Translation, July 2015
"[Valeria] was not just a project manager but a true leader."
Technical Translator, On-Site Oil & Gas Translation Team, February 2016
"Valeria's involvement was paramount to the success of our 2 recent translation projects. She was able to evaluate over 100+ linguists in a matter of days and staff the team of technical translators for a short-term Russian project and a team of medical translators for a rare-language, medical project."
Translation Department Manager, Top 100 Global LSP, April 2016

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