Sybille McCormick is a German-to-English translator who has recently begun her career as a freelance translator. She is currently enrolled in NYU’s translation certificate program. Sybille has enjoyed an international background; she was born in South Africa to German and Dutch parents and spent most of her childhood in Germany. As a teenager, she moved to Toronto, Canada and eventually to Long Island, New York. She lived in West Palm Beach, Florida for 10 years and now resides in Acworth, Georgia. Prior to becoming a translator, Sybille spent 15 years in the defense contractor industry working in finance, as a finance manager and senior financial analyst. Sybille holds a BBA degree with a major in marketing from Dowling College in New York, and has completed the fifth-year requirement in Florida to sit for the CPA exam from Northwood University in West Palm Beach, Florida.