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Suellen Bahleda

Advisory Board Member

Suellen Bahleda

Suellen Bahleda, CI and CT, came to American Sign Language through community school evening classes and began her sign language career working as a teacher’s aide in a high school day program for the deaf in California. Across 20 years and several states, she became certified, interpreted, taught entry-level and advanced ASL and interpreting classes and presented workshops.

Sue holds a B.A. in Theatre and Communication Arts, an M.Ed in Adult Education, and a M.Div (Master of Divinity), and is currently serving as a pastor for the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.



Suellen is author of several books, including: