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Board Member Spotlight

  • Steve Zinone
    President
    Pittsford, New York

    Stephen A. Zinone is an official court reporter from Pittsford, N.Y., who started out freelancing in 1985, working as a stenographer in the Monroe County Town courts and in the deposition arena.



  • President-elect
    Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

    Nativa (Tiva) P. Wood has been an official reporter with the Dauphin County Court of Common Pleas, Harrisburg, Penn., for 35 years; for the last 10 years, she has worked as chief reporter.



  • Christine J. Willette, RDR, CRR, CCP
    Vice President
    Wausau, Wisconsin

    Christine J. Willette has been a court reporter since 1985 and is the owner of Willette Court Reporting in Wausau, Wis.



  • Doreen Sutton
    Secretary-Treasurer
    Scottsdale, Arizona

    Doreen Sutton has been a freelance court reporter for 20 years and currently runs her own firm. She has also worked per-diem for the courts and has previous experience in banking, bookkeeping, payroll, and accounting.



  • Sarah Nageotte
    Immediate Past President
    Jefferson, Ohio

    Sarah Nageotte currently works as an official court reporter for the United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio.  Prior to her current position, she had been an official reporter in the Common Pleas Courts of both Pennsylvania and Ohio since 1998.



  • Kerry Anderson
    Director
    Atlanta, Georgia

    Kerry Anderson has owned Professional Court Reporters LLC since 1999. She provides court reporting and realtime services for depositions, arbitrations, and hearings, as well as working as a CART (communication access realtime translation) provider.  



  • Director
    Casper, Wyoming

    Anne Bowline is a Federal Official Court Reporter, and previous owner of Professional Reporting Network. Her experience includes work in depositions and with the courts, as well as providing CART (communication access realtime translation) services.



  • Debra A. Dibble, RDR, CRR, CBC, CCP
    Director
    Woodland, Utah

    Debra A. Dibble, a 24-year veteran in the court and deposition arena, from Woodland, Utah, has worked as a deposition reporter in Salt Lake City since 2002. She holds the professional certifications of Registered Diplomate Reporter (RDR), Certified Realtime Reporter (CRR), Certified Broadcast Captioner (CBC), and Certified CART Provider (CCP).



  • Director
    Miami, Florida

    Rick Levy has been a firm owner for 10 years. Prior to opening his firm, he worked as an independent contractor, handling various reporting assignments from worker’s compensation and personal injury depositions and hearings to jury trials.



  • Linda K. McSwain, RPR
    Director
    Mobile, Alabama

    Linda K. McSwain is an official court reporter from Mobile, Ala., with more than 20 years of experience as a freelance and official court reporter. McSwain has also worked as a freelance reporter taking depositions and covering public hearings.



  • Michael E. Miller, RDR, CRR
    Director
    Friendswood, Texas

    Michael (Mike) Miller has spent his 20-plus-year career pushing the limits and being a vocal advocate for freelance reporters, rising to the level of “self-appointed reporting superhero” due in large part to his website, Depoman.com, and frequent speaking engagements.



  • Jennifer Sati, RMR, CRR, CBC, CCP, CRI
    Director
    Dayton, Minnesota

    Jennifer Sati has been a court reporter since 1985. She is from Dayton, Minn., and currently serves as program director and instructor for judicial reporting and broadcast captioning at Anoka Technical College in Anoka, Minn. She continues to caption professionally.



  • Sue Terry
    Director
    Springfield, Ohio

    Sue A. Terry is a court reporter from Springfield, Ohio. Terry holds the professional certifications of Registered Professional Reporter, and Certified Realtime Reporter. She has been a court reporter since 1975.



  • Michele York
    Director
    Washington, D.C.

    Michele R. York is an official reporter of the United States House of Representatives living in Washington, D.C. Originally from Pennsylvania, York holds the professional designation of Registered Merit Reporter, as well as holding the New Hampshire designation of Licensed Court Reporter.



  • Michael S. Nelson
    Executive Director & Chief Executive Officer
    Vienna, Virginia

    Michael (Mike) Nelson has an extensive background in both the for profit and non-profit sectors. He has served in a leadership capacity for environmental, medical, museum and tax organizations. He has significant experience in growing professional membership organizations and in board development.