Mai Neng Xiong is the Interpreter Services Coordinator for the Central Region with Ministry Health Care. She is responsible for the coordination of Interpreter staff and contracted personnel throughout Ministry Health Care Central Region. She also reviews, plans and coordinates services within the region. She provides education to departments regarding Interpreter Services and proper procedures on use of service. In addition, she orientates all new interpreters to Ministry facilities and assesses interpreter’s abilities. Furthermore, she is the liaison with communities regarding Interpreter Services available throughout the Central Region. She is a former coordinator for the Hmong Mental Health Institute of Wausau, Wisconsin, focusing on issues affecting the Hmong community across the United States.