Testlio / Director of Digital Accessibility
Carie Fisher is an author, speaker, and developer with over 20 years of experience in the technology sector. Carie is the Director of Digital Accessibility at Testlio and is a Ph.D. candidate in Human-Computer Interactions at Iowa State University, focusing on XR technology. She is passionate about the intersection of front-end code and UX, digital accessibility, and diversity in technology.
In her spare time, Carie likes to travel, garden, and engage with the accessibility and open-source dev communities on projects such as the Accessibility (A11Y) Style Guide, the Accessibility (A11Y) Talks virtual meet-up on YouTube and is the originator of the A11y Cats design. She recently completed writing the evergreen accessibility course Learn Accessibility with Google’s web.dev team.
Read more about Carie’s upcoming Design Keynote talk here: “Essential Accessibility Annotations for a Smoother Design-to-Development Handoff”
Watch Carie’s 2021 talk here: “Accessible SVGs: Inclusiveness Beyond Patterns“. Watch Carie’s 2022 talks here: “Accessible Typography Essentials” and “The A11yCats Game Design Process: An Irreverent Reverent Adventure in Accessibility“