Derek Fraser is a graduate of the Eastern Kentucky Interpreter Training Program. Upon graduation, he moved to Alabama and worked for the Alabama Institute for the Deaf and Blind. He then moved the Brunswick and served as a staff interpreter for the Savannah/Chatham County School System. He moved again to Jacksonville Florida. After freelance interpreting at Flagler College, the University of Florida and the surrounding communities, he was hired as the staff interpreter at the University of North Florida. There he got his master’s degree in interpreting pedagogy. Derek is currently a staff interpreter at the Jefferson Community and Technical College.