M. Cody Francisco, CDI is a native of Jenks, Oklahoma and brings over 14 years of professional interpreting experience. Cody was born into a family of 7 children and became profoundly deaf at 8 months old as a result of Spinal Meningitis. He attended Oklahoma State University for his Bachelor’s in Human Resources: Organizational Development. He also attended Rochester Institute of Technology and obtained his Bachelor’s of Social Work and Master’s in Multidisciplinary Studies with a focus in Deaf Studies and Counseling. Cody is an adjunct professor for several Interpreter Training Programs. He is actively involved with the Deaf Community as well as the Interpreting Community. Cody is also a representative for Region IV of the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf. During his free time, he enjoys traveling and spending time with his family and friends. He currently resides in Houston, TX.
Cory McMahon is a state and nationally certified interpreter with 10 years of professional interpreting experience. Cory is native to the Midwest/ New England area having lived and worked in 9 different states. Cory attended Valley Forge University and has held various positions at two schools for the deaf. He has been actively involved in the interpreting community having served on the local RID board in Rochester New York, presented at conferences both on the local and regional level, as well as worked at Rochester Technical institute for the Deaf (NTID) and Rochester Institute of technology (RIT).
Cory currently holds the Director of Interpreting position for Sorenson Communications Incorporated. He enjoys being outdoors, traveling, going to coffee shops and playing board games with friends and family. He currently works and resides in Houston Texas.