Rhian is a freelance independent English to Welsh translator, having established Cymal, her own translation company, in 2002 and undertakes a wide range of translation work for the public, private and voluntary sectors. Rhian has translated educational documents and learning materials on behalf of TLC for the Welsh Government. Rhian has previous experience as a Welsh teacher in a secondary school in Gwynedd and she also has experience of teaching in two primary schools. She has previously worked for Canolfan Bedwyr, Bangor University's Centre for Welsh Language Services, Research and Technology and various learning projects for CRIPSAT, University of Liverpool. She is a full member of Cymdeithas Cyfieithwyr Cymru (The Association of Welsh Translators and Interpreters) and is a children’s author.