STEPHEN CLARK, Immediate Past-Chair (2021-2022)
Steve Clark is a realtime captioner based in Washington, DC. Steve started working as a freelance court reporter in 1985. In 1997, he transitioned to a career in realtime broadcast captioning. In 2006, Steve founded the realtime captioning company, Home Team Captions, which provided onsite and remote captioning and CART services in Washington, DC, Maryland, Virginia, as well as nationally and internationally.
Steve’s onsite and remote realtime experience includes working with federal, state, and local governmental agencies; nonprofits and nongovernmental organizations; educational CART; onsite and remote stadium captioning; broadcast captioning; and onsite and remote theater captioning.
For many years, Steve provided onsite and remote training. This training included sports captioning, CART captioning, and Broadcast Captioning 101 for experienced captioners and recent graduates.
Steve’s professional memberships include:
National Court Reporters Association, Registered Member, 1983 – 2019
NCRA Broadcast and CART Captioning Committee, Chair/Co-Chair, 2016 – 2018
Maryland Court Reporters Association, 2016 – present
Virginia Court Reporters Association, 2016 – present
NCRA CART Community of Interest, 2013-2014
New Hampshire Court Reporters Association, 1987-1997 (President, 1994-1996)
Nebraska Shorthand Reporters Association, 1983-1987
In 2021, Steve earned the LiRICS Live Reporters International Certification to be recognized as a NER Evaluator.