Betsy Beaumon
VP and General Manager, Global Literacy at Benetech

Betsy Beaumon is the VP and General Manager of the Global Literacy Program at Benetech, a Silicon Valley nonprofit with a vision to serve humanity through technology. A social entrepreneur, Ms. Beaumon is an authority on digital accessible materials in education and coined the phrase “born accessible,” imagining a future in which all content, including mathematical formulas and other STEM graphics, are made accessible within the publishing process. She holds a BSEE from Northwestern University and has co-founded two online software companies. She is also a member of the DAISY Consortium and an Advisory Board Member for the National Center on Accessible Instructional Materials.