NYC Metro Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (NYC Metro RID)
D A R Y L C R O U S E , J D , C I , C T
D A R Y L @ D A R Y L C R O U S E . C O M
( 5 6 2 ) 4 5 3 - 7 1 8 0 ( M O B I L E )
• Strong Understanding of Deaf
• Experience deploying
system for RID affiliate
• Over 7 years experience
deploying & training for
Wordpress and CiviCRM
• Ability to integrate PayPal,
calendaring, user access
• Experience designing and
deploying crisp user interfaces
• Visually appealing on desktop,
tablets and smartphones
• Adherence to Accessibility
Design & Development
I propose to design and develop a website that is accessible and easy to navigate with features that attract visitors through crisp visuals and robust presentation
of content. The website will format to fit the platform the visitor is using, whether it be desktop, tablet or smartphone. Using Wordpress content management
system and CiviCRM a holistic open source constituent management system NYC Metro RID will be able to replace the current website.
Main Project Goals:
Develop a site that adheres to the most current accessibility standards.
Develop a site that visually captures the essence of NYC Metro RID – feels current, conveying energy and an active organization. It should look professional and
clean with a consistent look and feel to all pages.
Develop a site that has an easy to use content management and blogging system to allow for easy updates by the website committee, committee chairs and
Develop a site that utilizes several main navigational links with several current or future sub pages.
Additional Goal: Recognize the limited non-profit budget by working closely with the point of contact from the website committee in order to reduce costs.
Utilize a search functionality throughout the site
Posting and display of videos
Adhere to the most current accessibility standards throughout the site
Manage and maintain membership data – online membership join/renewal
Ability to manage constituent groups (i.e. students, associate, certified), sending email blasts,
members only content, ability to collect information entered on forms.
Event management, including online registration, day of event registration list and satisfaction
Secure integration with online payment systems such as PayPal
Incorporate analytic web tracking software – respecting individual user privacy.
Printer friendly versions of pages.
Links to resources.
E-mail a colleague – after registering for an event, a user can encourage their colleagues to join them by e-mailing an
Officer and Committee Chair contact and profile information
Integrated blog for board meeting minutes and committee updates
Social media integration
Training for website committee and other designated individuals
Accessible recorded tutorials
Complimentary print communications template files for a consistent look on and offline
Detail and summary membership
information to inform leadership
decisions and facilitate chapter voting.
Individual member record including
certifications, RID Member Number
and other customized information.
Detail and summary financial reporting to
increase trust and transparency while
making the Treasurer’s job a lot easier.
•Scope defined, contract signed
•3 user interface options
•Feedback from client & Revisions
•Finalize user interface
•Sandbox (test) site
•Client loads page content
•Final site approval
Project management, Wordpress and
CiviCRM design and site build
Critical components included
Bug fixes Included
Additional features $250
Non-profit discount 10%
Price guarantee – if you receive a proposal with the same breadth and depth of functionality I will match their fee.
A free online demonstration of intended features can be arranged.
An initial retainer fee of 50% when contract is signed. The remaining 50% is due and payable 10 calendar days after the site is live.
Bio and Experience
Daryl Crouse, JD, CI, CT
Tel: (562) 453-7180 Mobile
I have been interpreting for over fifteen years. I served as website
committee chair for two affiliate chapters. I am also the creator of
TerpLink.com, the first professional networking website for sign
I developed and deployed a custom database implementation of an
open source membership management system for one RID affiliate
I previously owned an interpreting service firm and founded the first
interpreter owned telephone company.
Recently I graduated from law school and now focus my efforts on
assisting entrepreneurs and non-profits seeking to engage with
customers and members in creative ways through technology.
I live in Long Beach, California with my partner, Charlie and our three
dogs. I would enjoy the opportunity to support NYC Metro RID’s effort to
connect and reconnect with students, members, and the greater