With more than 25 years of experience across the product lifecycle, Jennifer aims to ensure no one is excluded from products and services. She first heard of Ohana in Disney’s Lilo & Stitch, “Ohana means family. Family means no one gets left behind or forgotten.” People don’t know what they don’t know, and are often unaware of the corners they cut that exclude. Empathy, compassion, and humility are vital to communication about these issues. That’s her focus in equitable design initiatives.
July 28th, 2021 | 57 mins 53 secs
Jennifer Strickland talks about equitable and inclusive design, being aware of your biases and prejudices, how ego plays a part in these things, and empathy and accessibility for all.