At AD Communications Interpreting we believe that quality, value-for-money and professionalism matters.

We have an experienced team of administrators to deal with enquiries, bookings and communication between clients and communication professionals. We have highly experienced and qualified communication professionals to deliver our services. Finally we have a competent finance team to manage invoicing and payments in a timely manner.


Craig Crowley
Craig CrowleyChief Executive
Joined in 2005 as Chief Executive. Based in Leicester and nationally.

Well versed within the deaf/disability sector field for many years, Craig is also Board member of Signature and NRCPD. He was awarded an MBE in HM Queen’s 80th Birthday Honours in 2006.

Nigel Cleaver
Nigel CleaverHead of Interpreting
Joined in 2012 and is Manager overseeing Communications Interpreting. Based in Derby/Leicester but works nationally.

Qualified and registered as an interpreter and is an experienced lecturer/trainer. Nigel is a Fellow of ASLI (Association of Sign Language Interpreters) and was previously a Board member of WASLI (World Association of Sign Language Interpreters)

Emma Phillips
Emma PhillipsQualified & Registered Senior Interpreter
Emma joined the organisation in 2006 and is currently a Senior Qualified and Registered Interpreter based in Leicester.

Emma qualified after completing an MA in Interpreting (Leeds) in 2009. She previously worked with Sense in Birmingham.

Sharon Cox
Sharon CoxQualified & Registered Senior Interpreter
Joined in 2013 and is a Senior Qualified and Registered Interpreter. Based in Brighton

Sharon completed her Post Graduate Diploma in Interpreting at Bristol University in 1993. She qualified as a BSL/English Interpreter in 1997.

Katie Hulbert
Katie HulbertBookings Coordinator
Katie joined in 2016 and is a bookings coordinator.

Katie comes from a childcare/education background where she supported young children to develop and achieve. She later moved into the training industry, working with apprentices as an assessor in childcare and an Enrolment co-ordinator.

Alison Blount
Alison BlountBookings Coordinator/Trainee Interpreter
Joined in 2015 and is Bookings Coordinator / Trainee Interpreter. Based in Leicester.

Alison worked with college students as a Communication Support Worker in the Leicester area. She is attending the Post Graduate Diploma in Interpreting with the aim of becoming a member of our Qualified Interpreting team soon!

Jennifer Coy
Jennifer CoyQualified & Registered Interpreter
Joined in 2015 and is a Qualified and Registered Interpreter. Based in Nottingham

Jennifer qualified with a Postgraduate Diploma in Interpreting from UCLan. She has been working as a freelance interpreter since 2013.

As well as the staff listed above we work with more than 300 external interpreters and translators throughout the UK to deliver a responsive service!