Company: Federal Communications Commission (FCC)
Robert McConnell is a Telecommunications Accessibility Specialist with the Federal Communications Commission, where he works with various government agencies and private enterprises to solve complex technical and policy accessibility issues. Formerly, Robert served the Advertising / Member Services Manager at Telecommunications for the Deaf, Inc. (TDI) and as a Corporate Project Manager for Communication Service for the Deaf. In his work at the Commission, Robert leads the development of various innovative strategies to blend technology innovations and accessibility principles to empower telecommunication networks for people of all abilities. Robert is a proud graduate of Gallaudet University (B.A., 2010 – Communications) and resides in Washington, D.C.