Steven Perry, from Arlington, Virginia, is the Operations Assistant for GIS. He handles all billing for both Gallaudet and outside clients as well as payroll for all staff and freelance interpreters. Steven has been a member of the GIS team since February, 2006. He has a Bachelor's degree in French and Theatre from the International College of Cannes and has an Advanced Diploma in Acting from the National Conservatory of Dramatic Arts. He has worked as an actor on local stages and in TV commercials for several years now. He also lived and taught English in Kyoto, Japan. Steven enjoys working at Gallaudet and continually improving his signing skills, hoping to add ASL to his repertoire of fluent French and Japanese.