M. Cody Francisco, CDI
Language Access Solutions, Sr. Advisor
Cody Francisco holds the position as MasterWord’s Senior Advisor for Language Access Solutions and is the only Certified Deaf Interpreter (CDI) in the Houston, Texas area. He attended Oklahoma State University for his Bachelor’s in Human Resource: Organizational Development. He also attended Rochester Institute of Technology and obtained his Bachelors of Social Work and Master’s in Multidisciplinary Studies with a focus in Deaf Studies and Counseling.
Prior to joining MasterWord, he held leadership positions for a large Video Relay Service provider, Interpreting Agencies, and was the Interim Administrator for the State of Oklahoma’s Quality Assurance Screening Test for Interpreters for two years. Cody carries over 15 years of experience in the industry as well as being an adjunct professor for Interpreter Training Programs in the Houston area. He has provided numerous of educational training for legal advocacy and solutions for effective communication, including in Emergency Management Training.