009 - Driving innovation with Accessibility Architect Mary Bellard


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Microsoft’s mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. That change requires employees to ensure that products are accessible to people with disabilities. In this episode, Colleen speaks with Microsoft Senior Accessibility Architect, Mary Bellard, to learn more about how to incorporate accessibility into product development processes. Colleen and Sonia network over beers to support Techbridge Girls, an organization dedicated to advancing opportunity for girls in STEM. Our hosts wrap the show with a discussion about representing jobs in the tech industry that don’t require technical skill sets. Please subscribe, rate, and share the episode. Send any and all feedback to WIBT@microsoft.com or tweet @MicrosoftWomen.

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