Katie Frederick is the Digital Content Manager for VisionAware, part of the American Printing House for the Blind (APH) ConnectCenter. In this role, she works with colleagues creating and promoting content for individuals and families impacted by blindness or vision loss.
Prior to joining APH, Katie was the Community Manager and Accessibility Lead for the International Association of Accessibility Professionals (IAAP), supporting the organization’s committees, chapters, taskforces, and providing digital accessibility guidance. Katie also worked at Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities (OOD), as a Program Administrator, responsible for outreach and community engagement efforts. In addition, Katie worked as an Accounting Technician for the federal government, served as a Digital Accessibility Specialist at the Ohio State University, and was the Executive Director of the American Council of the Blind of Ohio for several years. An active member of many nonprofit boards, Katie advocates for people who are blind or experiencing vision loss in Ohio and nationwide.