Glenda Sims

Saturday, October 24th, 2009

Glenda Sims is a Senior Systems Analyst at the University of Texas (UT) at Austin. As a member of UT Team Web, Glenda helps support the central web site for the University. She serves as an Accessibility and Web Standards Evangelist and the self-appointed Web Accessibility Goddess at UT. Her specialties include usability/accessibility testing, handheld wireless devices, technical training and project management.

Glenda is an advisor and co-founder of the AIR-University (Accessibility Internet Rally) and Access U. She serves as an accessibility consultant, judge and trainer for Knowbility, whose mission is β€œto support the independence of children and adults with disabilities by promoting the use and improving the availability of accessibility information technology – barrier free IT”. Glenda is all about empowering people with information and functionality on the web.