Joe DiNero is Assistive Technology Specialist at Helen Keller Services for the Blind, a non profit organization that offers a wide range of services and programs for people of all ages who are blind or have vision impairments. In his work at Helen Keller Services, Joe teaches people who are blind or visually impaired how to use assistive technology to aid them in becoming more independent. In Joe’s work with his students, he provides them with the user-skills necessary to be successful in the future as a visually impaired person, whether they are pursuing higher education or participating in the workforce. Joe also applies his technical background in his work for UsableNet. For the past year, when not working with Helen Keller Services, he has worked as a Digital Accessibility Tester, running manual tests on UsableNet’s clients’ websites for ease of use and accessibility. Prior to working with Hellen Keller Services and UsableNet, Joe had a career in the hotel industry.