Svetlana Kouznetsova

UX/Accessibility Consultant
Founder, Audio Accessibility }
As a long-time captioning user and an user experience and accessibility consultant who is deaf, Svetlana brings a unique perspective on high quality captioning access as universal design.

Svetlana Kouznetsova (Sveta) is a NYC-based user experience and accessibility consultant helping businesses make their products and services user-friendly and accessible to more people. Sveta works with business owners, media producers, corporations, educational institutions, event organizers. She has an MS in Internet Technology, several advanced certifications, and project experience with national/international organizations and non-profit/educational institutions. Sveta is also a founder of Audio Accessibility and provides consulting and training to businesses to help them improve quality captioning and other types of communication access to their audio, podcasts, videos, events in order to reach a wider audience. Sveta is an experienced speaker and author of a book, “Sound Is Not Enough: Captioning as Universal Design.” You can follow her on Twitter via svknyc and audio_a11y and check out her website for more information.