Advisory Board

The CREATE Advisory Board is composed of leaders in accessibility and accessible design. The board helps guide and amplify our work in accessibility research, education, and translation.

Mary Bellard

Mary Bellard, CREATE Advisory Board member

Rory A. Cooper

  • FISA Foundation – Paralyzed Veterans of America Distinguished Professor
  • Founder and Director, Human Engineering Research Laboratories


Rory A. Cooper

Juan E. Gilbert

  • Andrew Banks Family Preeminence Endowed Professor & Chair,
    Computer & Information Science & Engineering Department,
    University of Florida 


Juan E. Gilbert, headshot in suit and tie

Jonathan Lazar

  • Professor, College of Information Studies (iSchool) University of Maryland
  • Associate Director, Trace Research and Development Center
  • Core faculty, Human-Computer Interaction Lab (HCIL)


Jonathan Lazar headshot, smiling and wearing a suit and tie