Raylene Lotz

Deaf Access Liaison at Vera Institute of Justice

As the Deaf Access Liaison, Raylene Lotz coordinates sign language interpreting services, provides interpreting services herself, and works to promote Deaf language access, equity, and inclusion within the broader victim services field. Raylene is a Certified Deaf Interpreter. Raylene has been hired as a Certified Deaf Interpreter all over the country interpreting for different people in different settings. She works in anti-violence, medical, mental health, conferences, pro-tactile, and community events. Raylene is usually found working with a cup of coffee by her side, spending time with her family & friends or planning her next backcountry adventure. She graduated from Gallaudet University with a Bachelor degree in Psychology.