Tjandra Kerton, the daughter of an Indonesian father and American mother, has had over 25 years’ experience in translating from Indonesian to English. She is also a professional proofreader and copyeditor. Her work experience includes having been employed at companies where she worked on in-house publications, such as company profiles, newsletters and magazines, and most recently, at two Jakarta-based law firms as legal translator and language checker.
Tjandra attended primary and secondary school in the United States, and majored in Journalism at a liberal arts college in New York. She is currently employed at Soemadipradja & Taher Advocates as Marketing and Business Development Officer.