Andrea J. Couch
CSR, RDR, CRR, CRC
Andrea took over as owner of Associated Reporting & Video on May 1, 2015. She began her court reporting career at the age of 16 and has more than 15 years’ experience as a freelance reporter, closed captioner, and CART provider.
In 2013, Andrea won the Pacific Northwest Speed Contest. With speeds up to 270 words per minute, she placed first in all three legs with a score of 98.8% accuracy. Andrea also competed in the Pacific Northwest Realtime Contest in 2014 and 2015 and won three silver medals with an overall average of 98.75% accuracy.
In 2014, Andrea achieved her Registered Diplomat Reporter certification, a designation held by only four reporters in the state of Idaho. She also currently holds certifications as a Registered Professional Reporter, Registered Merit Reporter, Certified Realtime Reporter, and Certified Realtime Captioner as well as being certified in the state of Idaho.