A Bergen resident for over 30 years, Steve Rapalee began signing while working as a Substitute Teacher at Rochester School for the Deaf (RSD) in 1990. By the year 2000, Steve continued his signing career at R.I.T. and in the Rochester community as a free-lance Sign Language Interpreter. Having taught both public and private sign classes, Steve presently works at DePaul Mental Health as a clinical ASL Interpreter for the Deaf. Mr. Rapalee has worked with all ages of deaf and hard of hearing clients during his 25 years of “signing” and is looking forward to working with you.