Kenny’s translation experience

Freelance Translator and Proofreader 2010 — present

Member of the American Translators Association (ATA).

Selected recent projects (April 2020):

  • Translation of consumer product feedback surveys concerning the quality of various online services during the COVID-19 crisis.
  • Residential mortgage contract, property deed, property insurance policy, and property tax statement.
  • Localization of online course materials for a class in HTML and CSS
  • Localization of games, including character dialog, product description and user interface elements.
  • Russian academic journals in the social sciences and humanities.

ProQuest, LLC  Freelance Abstractor 2009 — 2011

Wrote 200-word English-language abstracts and produced other metadata for Russian- and English- language scholarly articles in the humanities, social sciences and sciences.


Numerous articles that have been published since 2015 by Taylor and Francis, including in the journals Russian Studies in History, Russian Education and Society, and Sociological Research.

Selected texts in Russian literature, culture and history, all appearing in The Russia Reader: Culture, History, Politics. Ed. Bruce Grant and Adele Barker (Duke University Press, 2010).


2002 — 2006

Magna Cum Laude, Honors College, Outstanding Senior of the Year for the College of Humanities, Phi Beta Kappa, Dobro Slovo National Slavic Honor Society

M.A., Library science, University of Arizona

2008 — 2010