The accessible web, it's not just for avoiding lawsuits anymore. What makes a site accessibilitiy compliant? How can we get there - and why should we bother? This session will provide a foundation in accessibility concepts and guidance in leveraging that foundation into organizational change, where everyone who touches the site remains aware of accessibility issues. Join us in the quest for WCAG 2.0 AA Compliance!
About the Speaker(s):
Gretchen Grant is a recovering English major who was saved by the web. Currently a senior front-end web developer at The Institutes in Malvern, Pa, she serves as an embedded scrum master and lead for the Thunder Ponies front-end web development team, supporting a score of Drupal 7 and Drupal 8 sites. With “I fight for the user” as her motto, she advocates for best practices in User Experience and Accessibility and is leading the organization’s effort to become AA compliant across their web properties.