Karyn Menck

KARYN MENCK, VICE CHAIR

Karyn Menck is the owner of Nashville-based Tennessee Captioning, and is a Registered Professional Reporter, Registered Merit Reporter, Registered Diplomat Reporter, Certified Realtime Reporter, Certified Realtime Captioner. 

In 1984, Karyn began her court reporting career in Nashville. After 11 years of court reporting, she added closed captioning to her business. Since 2000 she has concentrated solely on closed captioning and CART work.

Karyn has captioned national and local programming for a variety of news, sports, entertainment, educational, and corporate programming across the country. She also provides CART and captioning for university students, theater productions, and professional football and grand slam tennis stadium captioning.

Karyn is a member of the National Court Reporters Association, Tennessee Court Reporters Association, and Hearing Loss Association of America. She has held various positions within the Tennessee Court Reporters Association, is the past secretary of the Nashville chapter of Self Help for the Hard of Hearing/Hearing Loss Association of America, and a past board member for the National Court Reporters Association.

Karyn has served on:

  • NCRA Board of Directors
  • NCRA Co-Chair Realtime Captioner Certification Committee
  • NCRA Captioning Regulatory Policy Committee
  • NCRA Test Advisory Committee
  • TCRA Treasurer
  • HLAA Board of Directors – Nashville Chapter
  • HLAA Secretary – Nashville Chapter
  • HLAA Walk4Hearing Walk Chair – Nashville Chapter
  • HLAA Walk4Hearing Team Captain

Achievements:

Received medals in both Realtime and Speed Contests through NCRA
Gwyndolyn Ann Pace Advocacy Award – HLAA Nashville Chapter
Professional of the Year Award – Mayor’s Advisory Committee for People with Disabilities – Nashville