Dave Yanchulis

Document Sample
Dave Yanchulis Powered By Docstoc
					Dave Yanchulis
Accessibility Specialist/ Public Affairs Specialist
U.S. Access Board

Dave Yanchulis has served as an accessibility specialist at the U.S. Access
Board since 1988. The Access Board is an independent federal agency that
develops and maintains accessibility guidelines and standards for the built
environment, transportation vehicles, telecommunications equipment, and
information technology under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and other
laws. Yanchulis provides training and technical assistance on the Board’s facility
guidelines and standards. He was active in the development and later update of
the Board’s ADA Accessibility Guidelines (ADAAG) and played a lead role in
supplementing ADAAG to cover state and local government facilities, including
courthouses. Yanchulis also serves as the Board’s public affairs specialist and
oversees various outreach initiatives and production of the Board’s newsletter.