Kevin Darcy

Researcher in Residence
Digital Accessibility Office
Kevin is the lead researcher for the Digital Accessibility Office (DAO) and is a fifth year PhD student in the department of Anthropology. Research for DAO began in June 2017 and concluded in February 2020. His research for the Digital Accessibility Office is grounded in ethnographic methods and the holistic tradition of anthropological inquiry. The research has been focused on the lived experiences of low vision and blind students at...

Amelia Dickerson

Digital Accessibility Cultivator
Digital Accessibility Office
Amelia received her undergraduate degree in sociology and history from Colorado College and then explored careers in counseling psychology and secondary education before arriving in the Digital Accessibility Office. Amelia has used assistive technology for 20+ years, testing with it and educating others since 2012. In the DAO, Amelia works on a number of different projects, including building and maintaining the Accessibility Issues and Standards Database , creating a number...
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Trinidad "Tai" Gomez

Captioning Specialist
Digital Accessibility Office
Tai handles captioning case management and a variety of captioning-related projects and research for the Digital Accessibility Office. He earned his MA in English from CU Boulder and a BA in English from Regis University. He is passionate about education and improving the learning environment of CU. In his spare time, he likes to read and bake.
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Laura Hamrick

Strategy and Outreach Manager
Digital Accessibility Office
Laura Hamrick is the Digital Accessibility Strategy and Outreach Manager. She has worked at CU Boulder in digital accessibility since 2016. Before coming to CU, she worked as a technology teacher for K-12 and received a B.S. in Environmental Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. In her free time, she plays Ultimate Frisbee and spends time outdoors. She currently manages the campus captioning service, support for...

Addison Hugen

Senior Accessibility Tester
Digital Accessibility Office
Addie is a Senior Accessibility Tester for the Digital Accessibility Office. She is thrilled to be contributing to improvements in the accessibility of content for students and faculty. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, rock climbing, skiing, and many other outdoor activities.
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Carolina Pereira

Accessibility Consultant
Digital Accessibility Office
Carolina received her BS (2017) and MS (2020) degrees in Visualization at Texas A&M University. After specializing in graphic design during her undergrad, she focused on diversity, inclusion, and access during her graduate program. Her career as a graphic designer introduced her to the world of digital accessibility and she has been exploring inclusive practices since. In her spare time, she enjoys the outdoors, painting and drawing, and traveling.
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Anna Reid

Digital Accessibility Specialist
Digital Accessibility Office
Anna Reid is an Academic Accessibility Specialist, supporting faculty and staff across campus who are working to make their courses more accessible to students with disabilities. She is excited about the potential of accessibility to not only enhance equity and access, but also to catalyze innovation, and to improve the learning experience for students and instructors alike. Prior to beginning her role in academic accessibility in 2019, Anna worked as...
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Konstantin Tovstiadi

Associate Director for Digital Accessibility
Digital Accessibility Office
Kosta has lead the digital accessibility office since 2018. He has worked at CU Boulder in OIT since 2012 first in web consulting and then digital accessibility. He has worked at universities for nearly 20 years in a variety of capacities (instructor, support staff and manager) and disciplines (lingustics, translation, rhetoric, intercultural communication, research methods and statistics, content management systems, and accessibility). He is a native of Russia with a...
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Paula Vaughan

Accessibility and Usability Lab Testing Coordinator
Digital Accessibility Office
Paula Vaughan began her career in IT at the University of Colorado at Boulder in 1980 upon receiving her master’s degree from CU. Rising through the ranks from Systems Analyst to IT Project Manager, some of Paula's more entertaining projects include the introduction of computing to Boulder Campus' Facilities Management Department with the design and implementation of a work order cost accounting system, in-house development of CU's Acquisition Card system,...
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Michael Williamson

Accessibility and Usability Lab Manager
Digital Accessibility Office
Mike has worked in the fields of accessibility, assistive technology (AT), and disability services for over 15 years. Mike has a Master of Science degree in Assistive Technology and Human Services from California State University Northridge. Throughout his career, Mike has worked as a certified assistive technology trainer, accessibility consultant, and director of a low vision and blindness support center. Currently, Mike manages the Accessibility and Usability Lab, where he...