Published: Aug. 24, 2020

Shalini Menon, a former computer science research assistant at CU Boulder was essential to shaping the framework for Build a Better Book, understanding the needs of blind and low vision students, and the creation of tactile materials. Legally blind from birth, Shalini has recently graduated with a Masters degree in Financial Engineering from Stevens Institute in New Jersey and is starting her career in corporate banking. Read more about her journey and advocacy for accessible technology, women, and international students.