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Incorporating Accessibility Skills Into Your Hiring Process: A Teach Access Panel Discussion

Join Teach Access for a Panel Discussion on GAAD, Thursday, May 19th at 1pm ET! 

This panel will be focused on the benefits of including accessibility skills in your hiring processes. Each panelist will provide insight into their experiences with hiring staff with accessibility knowledge and skills in tech, higher education, and the disability community, highlighting how to use the Teach Access Accessibility Skills Hiring Toolkit to recruit and hire accessibility-skilled staff across a range of roles in your organization.

The panel will be moderated by Samantha Lynch Johnson, EIT Coordinator at University of Southern California and panelists include:

  • Cyndi Wiley, Digital Accessibility Lead and Assistant Professor, Iowa State University
  • Brittni Wendling, Digital Accessibility Specialist and Graduate Student, Iowa State University
  • Meenakshi Das, Software Engineer, Microsoft
  • Carrie Farber, Director of Accessibility, Walmart eCommerce


To reserve your spot for this virtual event, register at:

CART and ASL interpreting will be provided. Additional accommodations available on request. If you have additional questions or requests to make, email

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May 19 2022


1:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Virtual - Zoom


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