Q&A: David Mendez Cantu


WHAT DO YOU DO FOR A LIVING? I am an esthetician, and I work and own The Spa at Esther Short Park. I am also an ASL (American Sign Language) Interpreter for the Deaf. I work for Clark College part time, and for the Archdiocese of Portland interpreting a Spanish Catholic Mass once a month. [...]

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