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P.J. Gardner
Gardner Information Design, Inc.
P.O. Box 142
Arlington, MA 02476-0002
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Web Accessibility Consultant with extensive experience as a front-end Web and CSS developer, senior information architect, and technical communications specialist, providing consulting solutions for accessible, standards-compliant, and cross-browser compatible websites and web applications.

Specialties in Accessible Web design and development, W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines, and Section 508 accessibility. Strong accessible information design and content delivery experience in the software technology, financial services, education, and health care industries.


Accessibility Technologies: WAI-ARIA, NVDA, JAWS, Dragon NaturallySpeaking, Deque Worldspace, HiSoftware AccVerify, WebAIM WAVE, Cynthia Says, etc.
Presentation Software: Microsoft Visio, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook), Adobe Acrobat Professional (PDF), etc.
Internet Technologies: HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript & jQuery Integration
Web Tools: JetBrains WebStorm, Adobe Creative Suite (Dreamweaver), Adobe Photoshop, CSE HTML Validator, TopStyle Pro, Beyond Compare, JIRA, Subversion and Tortoise SVN, FTP clients, etc., for both Linux and Windows Server
Content Management Systems: Microsoft SharePoint, Oracle WebCenter Content and Portal, Autonomy HP Teamsite, etc.
Operating Systems: Microsoft Windows, Unix, MVS, Macintosh OS


Gardner Information Design, Inc., Arlington, MA
Web Accessibility Consultant (self-employed)
2002 to Present

Cantina Consulting, Boston, MA
Accessibility Remediation Specialist (contract)
March 2015 - April 2015

Altisource Labs, Boston, MA
UI Developer (contract)
December 2013 - June 2014

Institute for Human Centered Design, Boston, MA
Web Accessibility Consultant and Trainer (consulting)
April & August 2013

Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Boston, MA
Web Designer (contract)
March 2011 - July 2013

FirstEnergy Solutions Corp., Akron, OH
Usability Consultant (consulting)
July - September 2011

RSA (The Security Division of EMC), Bedford, MA
Web Developer (contract)
August - December 2010

Nuance Communications, Inc., Burlington, MA
Web Developer (contract)
May - June 2010

Beam Interactive and Relationship Marketing, Inc., Boston, MA
Web Developer (contract)
March - April 2010

The Andover Companies, Andover, MA
Process Documentation Consultant (freelance projects)
November 2007 - August 2009

Cramer, Norwood, MA
Presentation Engineer (projects)
July 2008 - March 2009

Isovera, Cambridge, MA
Accessibility Lead (project)
April - December 2008

Fresenius Medical Care North America, Lexington, MA
Web Content Designer (contract)
May - September 2007

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Boston, MA
Information Architect (contract)
January - April 2007

Knowbility, Inc., Austin, TX
Program Director, AIR-Boston (project)
March 2006 - April 2007

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Boston, MA
Process Documentation Consultant (contract)
August - December 2006

TecAccess LLC, Rockville, VA
Senior Accessibility Consultant (consulting projects)
August - December 2005

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Boston, MA
Technical Writer (contract)
January - July 2005

Fidelity Investments, Merrimack, NH
Technical Writer (contract)
November - December 2004

Staples, Framingham, MA
Front-End Web Developer (contract)
January - July 2004




School of Professional and Continuing Studies, Northeastern University, Boston, MA

State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY