Midwest Litigation Services’ Chief Operating Officer, Nancy Hopp, was inducted as a Fellow of the Academy of Professional Reporters and was also installed as Chairman of the National Court Reporters Foundation at the National Court Reporters Convention and Expo held in Chicago August 4th-7th.


In bestowing the Fellowship to Hopp, Tiva Wood, National Court Reporters Association President, stated that, “This professional distinction is conferred upon a person of outstanding and extraordinary qualifications and experience in the field of shorthand reporting.”

Hopp was also installed for a three-year term as chairman of the National Court Reporters Foundation, where she will direct fundraising efforts in support of the Foundation’s philanthropic programs, such as the Veterans History Project and student scholarships.


Debbie Weaver, President of Midwest Litigation Services, said, “Nancy is an inspiration to me, and to all those in the reporting profession, as a leader and an educator. NCRA’s mission to promote excellence among those who convert the spoken word to text and to support members in achieving professional expertise is faithfully upheld by Nancy.”