The Company

Living Word provides certified translation of documents in a diversity of fields, including financial, educational, legal and medical translations; and interpretation of multiple language pairs in a diversity of settings and fields. We also offer evaluations of foreign academic credentials, diplomas and degrees; expert opinion letters and combined work experience reports for immigration purposes.


Sandra Diaz, B.A., M.A., has an extensive academic and professional career which includes over 16 years of experience in translation and project management, and over 8 years of experience as a certified evaluator of foreign academic credentials. Her academic background includes a Bachelor’s Degree in Applied Languages in French and English, as well as a Master’s Degree in Translation from the City University of New York.

Our Team

We work with field-specific translators and bilingual editors who handle a wide range of projects to ensure that your translation will be executed with accuracy and cultural awareness. All our translators are native speakers of the languages translated. Our team of evaluators consists of education experts specialized in specific countries and their educational systems. Our evaluation reports are issued in accordance with the professional practices and ethical standards established by the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO) and by the Association of International Educators (NAFSA).