The Electronic Accessibility Leadership Team recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding leadership and commitment to improving IT accessibility at the University of California.

2012 Champions

  • Peter M. Siegel, CIO and Vice Provost, Information & Educational Technology, UC Davis: For outreach and partnership building to increase awareness of the University of California's commitment to electronic accessibility.
  • Rebekka Andersen, Assistant Professor, University Writing Program, UC Davis: For leading a team of students on a UWP Professional Writing Program project resulting in training materials to make Word documents and PDFs more accessible through improved document design.
  • Matthew Fedder, Programmer Analyst, Academic Computing & Media Services, UC San Diego: For designing and programming the technical framework for the UC scanning initiative leading to systemwide awareness of and improvements in electronic accessibility.
  • Diana Hwang, Andrea Paval, and Ishelle Payer, University Writing Program, UC Davis: For contributions to a UWP Professional Writing Program project resulting in training materials for making Word documents and PDFs more accessible through improved document design.