|History of AAERT|
The American Association of Electronic Reporters and Transcribers provides education and certification for professionals engaged in digital reporting, transcribing, and associated roles. AAERT offers networking opportunities for its members and promotes public awareness about the value of digital reporting.
The founding concepts for AAERT began with
Connie Rill (California), who in 1993 invited two associates, Steve Townsend (Arizona) and Janet Harris (Wisconsin), to explore forming an organization to represent the electronic court reporting and transcribing industry.
Our original Board of Directors included these charter members, representing seven states:
Connie S. Rill (California), President
Video presented at our 20th Annual Conference, held in Las Vegas on June 20th to 22nd, 2013