Ann Parsons has been using online communication since before the Internet was available to the general public. She is a resource specialist in disability, especially accessible computers for the blind. As the owner of her own business, Portal Tutoring, Ms. Parsons tutors adults who are blind in the use of adaptive Technology as well as teaching Braille.
Ms. Parsons has been teaching as a tutor since 1975, and has a wide experience of students from teenagers to elders. She has traveled widely including three mission trips to India, during which she conducted training workshops for students and teachers in several schools for the blind in Chennai, Bangalore and Cochin.
Ann, herself, has been blind since birth. This circumstance paired with her life's experiences makes Ms. Parsons an excellent resource in all aspects of accommodation to disability.