Deborah Kaplan

Deborah Kaplan is a wearer of many hats. She is the chair of the Accessibility Testing Project Committee for the Interactive Fiction Technology Foundation. She's also the co-chair of the Accessibility Task Force for the W3C Digital Publishing Interest Group and Accessibility Team co-lead at the open source project Dreamwidth. As a day job, Deborah does freelance web and mobile development as well as accessibility consulting. Deborah's also a librarian and archivist and has contributed to multiple open source projects in digital libraries. She writes for Kirkus Reviews and teaches Fantasy and Science Fiction at the Simmons College graduate program in Children's Literature. She loves Perl, Python, and all her hats.