Rachel Cherry (formerly Rachel Carden) is a Senior Software Engineer for Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media with over ten years experience in back and front-end web development and digital design.
Rachel enjoys building an accessible, open web and is fond of using WordPress.
She is an impassioned advocate for the importance of accessibility and universal design. To learn more about accessibility, check out this extensive list of accessibility resources curated by the WPCampus community.
Rachel also encourages collaboration and professional development as a public speaker and conference/meetup organizer. She is a frequent speaker at various WordPress, higher ed, and technology-related events.
Rachel is also a Women Who WP board member, an organization that inspires, connects, challenges, and educates women throughout the WordPress community.
In her spare time, Rachel is a fitness junkie who loves to tweet, travel and binge-watch old TV shows on Netflix.
She loves to code so be sure to check out her work on GitHub.