Meet our Team


Who we are

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Meet our Team

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Carol Studenmund Owner/President

Carol Studenmund founded LNS Captioning in 1993 – along with Robin Nodland -- as a sister company of LNS Court Reporting, which Carol and Robin founded in 1987. Carol and Robin felt an obligation to provide the community with fast, accurate, dependable, and affordable captioning solutions. Using a combination of skills, equipment, and talent, Carol has worked for 22 years to make LNS the top captioning firm in the Northwest and a business with unwavering dedication to its clients.


Leah White Post-Production Coordinator

Leah White manages the daily operations for the post production captioning department. She works with clients to determine what they need, whether it's basic transcription, captions for broadcast, subtitled DVDs, captioned web videos, or audio description. As the company's in-house IT liaison, she is well-prepared to troubleshoot projects if captions and subtitles are not displaying correctly.

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Diane Schoepp Evening & Weekend Realtime Captioning Coordinator

With over 30 years of experience in the broadcast television industry, Diane is a beneficial team member. Raised in Portland, Oregon she received her Associate’s Degree in Television Production Technology from Mt. Hood Community College. She spent many years working in Master Control, which gives her valuable experience with on-air situations and emergencies. She has a thorough understanding of live television and can address the needs of clients in a quick and efficient manner.