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Contributors

A special thank you to everyone who has helped to make this site better!

Creator

The A11Y Project was started on January 10, 2013.

Dave Rupert

Dave Rupert's website

I'm Dave Rupert, lead developer at Paravel. I co-host ShopTalk, an award-winning sound effects podcast that also covers web development. I'm a dad to two wonderful kids. I live in Austin, TX; the best damn city, in the best damn state, in the best damn country, in the whole damn world.

Maintainers

People who help make sure everything runs properly.

Carie Fisher

Carie Fisher's website

Carie Fisher is an author, speaker, and developer who is passionate about the intersection of front-end code and UX, digital accessibility, and promoting diversity in the tech world.

Dennis Gaebel

Dennis Gaebel's website

I'm Dennis. I specialize in SVG Animations, UI Prototyping, Visual Design, and building Modular Atomic Design Systems for the Web. I also consult and write about it.

Eric Bailey

Eric Bailey's website

I help create straightforward solutions that address a person’s practical, physical, cognitive, and emotional needs using accessible, performant, device-agnostic technology.

Jerry Jones

Jerry Jones's website

I’m a generalist web developer at Automattic living simply in rural Missouri with my wife and three kids.

Scott Vinkle

Scott Vinkle's website

Hi, I'm Scott. Web accessibility consultant and front end engineer from Toronto, Canada.

Soren Hamby

Soren Hamby's website

Soren is a UXer living in the NYC metro. They are currently doing design community outreach as InVision’s Design Advocate. They also host a livestream about UX, accessibility, and inclusion called Feature Disabled and write about UX for Modus, UX Planet, and UX Collective. Otherwise, you can find them eating large amounts of plants and making poems about space, loss, and inequality.

Tatiana Mac

Tatiana Mac's website

Tatiana Mac is an American designer who builds inclusive, accessible, and ethical products with thoughtful practices.

Wayne Elgin

Wayne Elgin's website

Wayne is a jack-of-many-trades developer, especially UX web technologies. He's been making websites since 1997. He values clean, semantic markup paired with creative, accessible styles. He likes Marx Brothers movies and biking with his kids.

…and maybe you!

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Alumni

These lovely people generously volunteered their time, effort, and expertise to create and run earlier versions of The A11Y Project.

Alex Brenon

Alex Brenon's website

Research Assistant for ESD and Classics at UMass Amherst. Creator of Pop-Up Astronomy.

Emily Lane

Emily Lane's website

Hi! I’m a recent grad with design and UX experience and a killer sense of humor. I’m currently working on munch., helping to find healthy food for pets.

Joe Watkins

Joe Watkins's website

Front-end web developer and web accessibility advocate.

Scott O'Hara

Scott O'Hara's website

Scott O'Hara is a designer and developer based outside of Boston MA. He writes code and cares a ton about building great, accessible user experiences for everyone.

Jordan Foreman

Jordan Foreman's website

My name is Jordan Foreman, and I build things! My days are typically spent solving cool problems for John Deere as part of the Intelligent Solutions Group. My spare time is spent cycling, reading, doing yardwork, relaxing with my (amazing) fiancé Maggi, or working on Poddify.

Mat Marquis

Mat Marquis's website

My name is Mat “Wilto” Marquis, and I make websites. I’m an independent consultant. My specialization is inclusive web development.

Monika Piotrowicz

Monika Piotrowicz's website

Director of International UX at Shopify, leading a globally distributed team, localizing a product.