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Board Member Spotlight

  • Sarah Nageotte
    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.



  • Steve Zinone photo
    President-elect
    Canandaigua, New York

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



  • Vice President
    Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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



  • Secretary-Treasurer
    Scottsdale, Arizona

    Doreen Sutton, RPR, 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.



  • Immediate Past President
    Worcester, Massachusetts

    Nancy Varallo is the owner of The Varallo Group LLC, which offers court reporting, business development, and administrative support services to reporters and reporting firms.  She began her court reporting career in 1979 and worked as a freelancer, a court reporting educator, and as a CART provider.   



  • 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 the 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
    Cleveland, Texas

    Jo Anne Horn Leger has worked as a freelance reporter and realtime captioner.



  • 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.



  • Karen Teig, RPR, CRR, CMRS
    Director
    Cedar Rapids, Iowa

    Karen Teig is currently an official reporter in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. A reporter since 1975, she has worked as a freelancer with firms and also on her own, as well as providing CART to the hearing impaired.



  • Director
    Springfield, Ohio

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



  • Director
    Atlanta, Georgia

    Heidi C. Thomas has been a court reporter since 1978, and a CART provider/captioner since 1989.  She has served on the faculty/training staff for NCRA, and was on the Realtime Certification Committee at NCRA for six years. 



  • Director
    Candia, New Hampshire

    Michele R. York, is a court reporter from Candia, New Hampshire. York holds the professional designation of Registered Merit Reporter (RMR), and is a court reporter licensed in New Hampshire, where she works as a House reporter.



  • James M. Cudahy
    Executive Director & Chief Executive Officer
    Vienna, Virginia

    Jim Cudahy has more than 20 years of experience as an association executive and was appointed NCRA's executive director and CEO in June of 2012.