Dr. Jonathan Lazar is a Professor of Computer and Information Sciences at Towson University. He is the founder and Director of the Universal Usability Laboratory at Towson University, and currently serves as Director of the undergraduate program in Information Systems. Dr. Lazar is the Chair of Public Policy for ACM SIGCHI (Computer-Human Interaction), and is a voting member of the USACM council, the US public policy council of the Association for Computing Machinery. He serves on the editorial boards of Universal Access in the Information Society, Interacting with Computers, and ACM Interactions Magazine. Dr. Lazar received the 2011 University System of Maryland Regents’ Faculty Award for Public Service, the 2010 Dr. Jacob Bolotin Award from the National Federation of the Blind, and the 2009 Outstanding Faculty Member Award in the College of Science and Mathematics at Towson University.