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consultant , translator

Christel Renate Laughlin, American translator, consultant.


Laughlin, Christel Renate was born on December 18, 1940 in Berlin. Came to the United States, 1966. Daughter of Werner Wilhelm and Rosa Ida (Conrad) Friedrich.


Cambridge proficiency diploma, Davies's School, London, 1960. French language diploma, University Paris, 1961. Italian language diploma, Centri Europei Lingua, Florence, Italy, 1961.

Bachelor in Translating, University Geneva, 1964. Accredited travel agent, North School Travel, Newport, California, 1976.


Member touring service, Swiss Touring Club, Geneva, 1962-1963;hostess, interpreter, Intercontinental Hotel, Geneva, 1964;hostess, interpreter, Swiss National Exhibition, Lausanne, 1964;executive secretary, Intercom S.A., Geneva, 1964-1965;executive secretary, Society Luchard, Paris, 1965-1966;outside saleswoman, Hunnicutt Travel, Fort Worth, 1974-1976;president, Simon Stevens Laughlin Travel, Fort Worth, 1976-1981;consultant, translator, K.T. Lendt & Company. New York City, 1969-1996;tax accountant, Tarrant Operators, Inc., Fort Worth, 1996-1998. Market research analyst Power Base, Denver, 1997.

Consultant Schwartzkopf Cosmetics, Duesseldorf, Germany, 1997. Traffic consultant Allgemeiner Deutscher Automobil-Club-Automobil ClubGermany, Munich, 1997.


President Symphony League Fort Worth, 1972-1974. Juror host family, interpreter Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, Fort Worth, 1973-1997. Host family interpreter XX World Gymnastics Championships, Fort Worth, 1979, United States Gymnastics International, Fort Worth, 1982.

Member American Association of University Women, National Association Market Research Analysts, Botanical Research Institute Texas (sponsor), Arts Council Fort Worth, Modern Art Museum Fort Worth.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, skiing, classical music, opera, traveling.


Married Phillip Edward Laughlin, July 1, 1966. 1 child, Christina Rosa.

Werner Wilhelm Friedrich

Rosa Ida (Conrad) Friedrich

Phillip Edward Laughlin

Christina Rosa Laughlin