Ep. 01: Websites for everyone - Accessibility tips and an unfiltered journey into tech with Deziree Teague

Building With People For People: The Unfiltered Build Podcast

Dec 28 2021 • 46 mins

Dezireé Teague is a software engineer who transitioned into tech from a career in bilingual education. She currently works at Committee for Children, a non-profit organization that strives to promote the safety, well-being, and success of children in school and in life. Dezireé is passionate about increasing diversity and inclusion in the tech space and is a strong advocate for web accessibility. When Dezireé isn't working, she is giving back to her community through youth mentorship, speaking at workshops, and inspiring future coders.

Join us as we discuss a non traditional journey into the software industry, how to reframe imposter syndrome, and reveal ways to make your product more accessible for everyone.

Connect with Dezireé:

3 Accessibility tips:

  1. Be mindful how you use colors
  2. Always use an alt text label
  3. Semantic Html

Helpful Resources:

Building something cool or solving interesting problems? Want to be on this show? Send me an email at jointhepodcast@unfilteredbuild.com

Podcast produced by Unfiltered Build - dream.design.develop.

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