Sommer Panage is a Senior Engineering Manager for Accessibility at Slack. In an increasingly digital work world, Sommer and her team at Slack create technology that is accessible for people with disabilities. Prior to her role at Slack, she led the iOS Accessibility team at Apple for four years as an Engineering Manager. Sommer has also worked at Twitter and start-up Chorus Fitness. With a passion for accessibility, she has spent many years freelancing as an Accessibility Specialist.
As more disabled workers find positions in remote and hybrid environments, there are steps HR can take to make the workplace more accessible.