Kathy Wahlbin has been very active in the web
accessibility community for the past 11 years, since the early days of the amendment
of Section 508 to cover information technology.
As awareness, methods, and requirements have evolved she has gained
considerable experience in accessibility, usability, and website development.
As an invited expert of the W3C WCAG 2.0
Working Group and the WCAG 2.0 Evaluation Methodology Task Force she is knowledgeable
in the trends and directions in accessibility, and she contributes to the
development of new guidelines, techniques and methodologies.
She has gained recognition and won awards for
the design and implementation of accessible websites and she is passionate
about creating a world where online communications and technology are simple
and universally accessible to all people regardless of ability.