Qamar Ahmed, the founder of International Interpreting Services of Maine, is a professional interpreter, an occupation the Bureau of Labor Statistics calls one of the fastest-growing in the United States. Qamar is bilingual and has been interpreting and translating professionally since 2003. She makes hundreds of interpreting appointments every year such as parent-teacher conferences, job interviews, psychiatric sessions, corporate events or any venue where the language barrier can become a problem. Qamar has helped many families get past the language barrier and the difficulty of adjusting. She has also helped many to understand the health care system in america. Her experience and great interpretation skills sets her apart from other providers. When interpreting is not enough, international interpreters are available to provide cultural brokering services conducted in almost any setting. These more enhanced services can be customized to meet our clients needs.
Qamar is also a certified, professional document translator. Through her training, knowledge and experience in document translation, accuracy and attention to detail have become her strongest assets. Qamar works with other professional, certified interpreters and translators to provide a wider range of language interpreting and translation services to her clients. Qamar knows that she represents her client in every way. She has a strong sense of what her client is trying to convey and with what emotion or form of expression they are trying to convey when speaking. “When you are the interpreter, you are the person who is talking. You are them.” Qamar Ahmed, Founder