- PayPalWeb Developer, 2011 - present
- RIMSr Software Developer, 2008 - 2011
- YodleeSenior UI Engineer, 2007 - 2008
- Ford (contract)User Interface Engineer, 2006 - 2007
- Google (contract)Web Developer, 2007 - 2007part time
- Quicken LoansWeb Developer
- VisteonWeb Applications Analyst
- Carley CorporationWeb Engineer
- Walt Disney World (contract)
- Entertainment Publishing
- University of MichiganCommunications, 1988 - 1992Advertising and Public Relations
- Dearborn High School1984 - 1988
-Code validation is great but not directly related to a11y.
-By "headers", I think the speaker means "headings."
-Alt="map" is OK if a long description is also provided.
-Good point on image captions (don't duplicate content; complementary to alt)
-By "alt tag" the speaker means "alt attribute".
-For data tables, scope is good but TH more important which I don't believe wasn't pointed out.
-Don't use table summary attribute; use aria-describedby instead.
-Flash can be accessible on Windows but not on Mac.
-The ARIA is jQueryUI isn't complete/perfect. jQuery Mobile is better last I checked. Best to learn ARIA and not rely on frameworks.
-Great example of position of captions/banding (don't place over video).
-Access keys no longer recommended due to possible interference with commands of assistive tech.
-"We all joing the club" - great point!
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