A message from Scott Davert
Scott Davert has been working in the field of adaptive technology for over a decade. Within HKNC, he has worked as a senior instructor in the Adaptive Technology Department, served as a regional representative for the Rocky Mountain area, was the coordinator of the New York Deaf-Blind Equipment Distribution Program, and represented the agency as part of the Disability Advisory Committee. He also worked for the state of North Carolina as a DeafBlind services specialist, and as a customer relationship manager for Sprint and then T-Mobile Accessibility. In addition, Mr. Davert assists in the running of AppleVis.com, a community-based website that strives to empower blind and low-vision users to advocate and promote the accessibility of Apple products. He has been publishing articles in various publications since 2008 on technology as it relates to the DeafBlind community. His most recent article, published on the TRIC Blog in September 2022, is a review of braille bugs in iOS 16 and braille keyboard commands.