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Re: Lisa Seeman, Hero of Accessibility

From: Kurt Mattes <kurt.mattes@deque.com>
Date: Sat, 26 Mar 2016 07:56:39 -0500
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Congratulations Lisa! Your efforts on behalf of people with learning and
cognitive disabilities are already making a difference.

On Sat, Mar 26, 2016 at 7:51 AM, Steve Lee <steve@opendirective.com> wrote:

> Very well deserved Lisa!
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> Sent from Outlook Mobile <https://aka.ms/blhgte>
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> On Sat, Mar 26, 2016 at 5:48 AM -0700, "Rochford, John" <
> john.rochford@umassmed.edu> wrote:
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> Hi All,
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>> Knowbility just identified Lisa as an Emerging Leader in its “Heroes of
>> Accessibility” for 2016 <http://www.knowbility.org/v/heroes/>. See text
>> below. Congratulations, Lisa!
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>> *“Lisa Seeman* is directly responsible for leading the cognitive
>> accessibility effort in the W3C. Never before has any cognitive
>> accessibility research been brought out to the wider community and pulled
>> together to get industry wide focus on the largest demographic of disabled
>> users. This group will be defining the most important advancement in the
>> extension to WCAG.”
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>> John
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>> John Rochford <http://profiles.umassmed.edu/profiles/display/132901>
>> UMass Medical School/E.K. Shriver Center
>> Director, INDEX Program
>> Instructor, Family Medicine & Community Health
>> www.DisabilityInfo.org
>> Twitter: @ClearHelper <https://twitter.com/clearhelper>
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-- 
Regards,
Kurt Mattes
Accessibility Program Manager
Deque Systems
610-368-1539
Received on Saturday, 26 March 2016 12:57:08 UTC

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