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Antonio Haileselassie

National Institutes of Health (NIH) | Bethesda, M.D.

Mr. Antonio Haileselassie is the Section 508 Program Manager for the National Institutes of Health and has worked for over 20 years in the field of Digital Accessibility. He spent 16 years at the National Aeronautics and Space administration as an IT Accessibility Specialist and Subject Matter Expert, including providing support and guidance to NASA Solutions for Enterprise-Wide Procurements (SEWP) Program on accessible acquisitions. Prior to NASA, Antonio cultivated his technical expertise as a software developer focusing on accessible software design, development, and remediation.

Antonio also lends his wide-ranging knowledge and support government-wide, speaking at numerous conferences and events. He’s directly contributed to the Federal Section 508 Community by collaborating on content and events, working with the United States Access Board, and supporting the Federal CIO Council Accessibility Community of Practice’s (ACoP) Industry Outreach Program.

Antonio's Contributions

  • Acquisition

    Accessibility Conformance Report/Voluntary Product Accessibility Template (VPAT®) Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

    Frequently asked questions on the Accessibility Conformance Report (ACR) and the Voluntary Product Accessibility Template (VPAT®)

  • Acquisition

    How to Create an Accessibility Conformance Report Using A Voluntary Product Accessibility Template (VPAT®)

    Instructs users about how to develop an Accessibility Conformance Report (ACR) using a Voluntary Product Accessibility Template (VPAT®)

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