Meet Our Team
FOUNDER & CEO
Isbelia is the founder and president of InterpreLink. Born and raised in Punto Fijo, Venezuela, Isbelia came to the U.S. in 1982 and built the interpretation program at St. Luke’s Hospital from the ground up as their Cultural and Language Services Director. She expanded this service to cover the entire West Region and helped expand the program for hospitals in Twin Falls, Jerome, and Wood River.
She has 28 years of experience working in the industry and has received extensive education, training, and certifications to help her create a community of support for interpreters and those who need their services.
Director of Finance & Operations
Hyrum has bachelor’s and master’s degrees in finance and education and speaks Spanish and Portuguese. He is an Idaho native and loves to spend his free time with his wife Danielle and their three children, especially playing sports and enjoying the outdoors.
Director of Interpretation
Joseph Burnham provides expert education for the interpreters in InterpreLink’s network, ensuring that they develop their skills and continue providing excellent interpretation. He is certified in Mental Health Interpreting and the Bridging the Gap Medical Interpreter Qualification, speaks Spanish, Russian, and Hebrew, and has nine years of experience in the field.
He has received degrees in Russian, Middle Eastern Studies, Political Science, and Business, and has studied Modern Israeli Hebrew at the Israel Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Joseph enjoys life with his wife and five kids and loves health and fitness, Star Wars, and keto.
Mary has a bachelor’s degree in Social Work from the University of Utah. She genuinely cares about providing clients with a fantastic customer experience. She believes we can celebrate diversity by connecting our communities with quality interpretation services. Mary enjoys running, photography, and going on adventures with her husband and two kids. She speaks Mandarin and Spanish.
Director of Global Communications
Daniel has been all over the world. From Brazil to Taiwan, Korea to Great Britain, Australia to Thailand, Venezuela and back again, teaching, training, representing and negotiating. With an international Master’s Degree in Business from Dunham University in England and his experience with business and government organizations worldwide, Daniel has expertise in communication across language barriers, cultures and industries. He loves connecting with people of different backgrounds and cultures, all sports, and spending time with his wife and children. Daniel advises on operations, sales, and expansion for InterpreLink.