Job of the Month
Dustin Pelloni, Executive Director, CLIP Interpreting, since 2011
Job Description: Sign language interpreter in English and Spanish for businesses, universities, hospitals, churches, even concerts!
How I Landed Here: I started this business in 2011. My mom was deaf, so I was raised in the deaf community.
Business Plan: There is a huge need in San Diego for certified interpreters, and there is no state license for this profession. We are the only American Sign Language agency in San Diego that provides 100-percent nationally certified interpreters.
Worst Moment: Interpreting for a doctor to tell a patient that he had terminal cancer.
Best Moment: Officiating a wedding in American Sign Language.
Fun Fact: We offer free interpreting services for job interviews, weddings, and funerals.
First Job: Setting up mannequins in Victoria’s Secret stores.