2022
Jon Gunderson

Jon Gunderson

Coordinator of DRES Accessible IT Group, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign

Jon Gunderson is the Coordinator of the Accessible IT Group in the Division of Disability Resources and Education Services (DRES) at the University of Illinois in Champaign/Urbana, Illinois. He leads the development of open-source Functional Accessibility Evaluator and AInspector WCAG for evaluating web accessibility that use the OpenAjax evaluation library. He is a member of the W3C ARIA Working Group has been a major contributor to the ARIA Authoring Practices and is a contributor to the ARIA Assistive Technology community group to test ARIA implementation in assistive technologies. He has given numerous presentations, workshops and courses related to web accessibility. He is a Certified Professional in Web Accessibility (CPWA) form the International Association of Accessibility Professionals (IAAP).