Eva jokes that although she was born in California, she was made in Mexico. Growing up, Eva’s dad took her and her 4 siblings to Mexico every summer to immerse them in the Spanish language and maintain their Mexican heritage. Eva has been interpreting from an early age, far before she knew what it meant […]

Carolina Coates, Interpreting Project Manager

Carolina was born and raised in the bustling metropolis of Mexico City, Mexico. She is the youngest of 6 children and the rest of her family still lives in Mexico. Carolina has always enjoyed pushing herself, so when she realized English was her weakest subject in school, she decided to embrace the challenge of becoming bilingual […]

It is such a pleasure to be part of a business that makes a difference in our world on a daily basis. FLS serves our community, state, and country by facilitating communication to limited or non-English speakers and to our corporate customers by providing translation and interpreting services. In late 2016, the FLS staff, with the […]

For the past 15+ years, Kelly has worked with FLS as a contract translator. He has been the cornerstone of FLS’s Chinese (Traditional and Simplified) to English translation services during this time period. Kelly’s contributions to FLS’s contract with the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), as one example, are immeasurable. He has translated over […]