Our Translation and Localization Management faculty have both professional and academic experience and continue to be active in their respective fields, engaging with industry organizations including American Translators Association (ATA), TAUS, Northern California Translators Association (NCTA), International Federation of Translators (FIT), Translators Without Borders (TWB), and Globalization and Localization Association (GALA).

Regular Faculty

Alaina Brandt

Assistant Professor of Professional Practice

Email: abrantner@miis.edu
Tel: (831) 647-6542
Office: McCone Building, M125

Michael Gillen


Email: mgillen@miis.edu
Tel: (831) 647-4192
Office: McCone Building 102B

Max Troyer

Associate Professor of Professional Practice; Program Chair, Translation and Localization Management

Email: mtroyer@miis.edu
Tel: (831) 647-6422
Office: McCone Building M206

Adam Wooten

Associate Professor of Professional Practice

Email: awooten@miis.edu
Tel: (831) 647-6517
Office: McCone Building M233

Adjunct Faculty

Patrick McLoughlin

Adjunct Faculty

Email: pmcloughlin@miis.edu
Tel: (831) 647-4185
Office: McCone Building

David Mohr

Adjunct Faculty

Email: dmohr@miis.edu
Tel: (831) 647-4185

Kevin Morenzi

Adjunct Faculty

Email: kmorenzi@miis.edu
Tel: (831) 647-4195

Jon Ritzdorf

Adjunct Faculty

Email: jritzdorf@miis.edu
Tel: (831) 647-4185
Office: McCone Building

Alex Stoykov

Adjunct Faculty

Email: astoykov@miis.edu
Tel: (831) 647-3577
Office: McCone Building