Learn core disability awareness principles, as well as easy techniques you can implement right away to improve accessibility and inclusion.
Join us to learn
Did you know at least 1 in 4 adults in the United States have some form of disability? Incorporating accessibility into your brand as a creator will help you grow your reach, especially with millennials. Join disabled public speaker, DEI consultant, and content creator Catarina Rivera, MSEd, MPH, CPACC for this interactive learning session. You will learn some core disability awareness principles, as well as easy techniques you can implement right away to improve accessibility and inclusion within your content. You’ll also have a better understanding of why accessibility actually benefits everyone!
There will be live closed captions available for this event. Have accessibility questions? Reply to your registration email to confirm your requirements or request more information.
About the presenter
Catarina Rivera, MSEd, MPH, CPACC is a public speaker and DEI consultant with over 14 years of experience in the public sector. Catarina works with companies to improve accessibility and inclusion, retain employees, and design better products. She is the founder of Blindish Latina, a platform smashing disability stigmas through storytelling and advocacy. Catarina has worn hearing aids from a young age and was diagnosed with progressive vision loss at 17 years old. She has a BA from Duke University, an MSEd from Bank Street College of Education, and an MPH from Hunter College. Catarina is a Certified Professional in Accessibility Core Competencies (IAAP). She is a member of RespectAbility’s National Disability Speakers Bureau and KeyNote Women’s Global Speakers Directory. Catarina is committed to social justice.
Connect with Catarina Rivera
- Website: https://catarinarivera.com
- Instagram: https://instagram.com/blindishlatina
- LinkedIn: https://linkedin.com/in/catarinarivera
- Twitter: https://twitter.com/catarinarivera
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