Board and Staff

DAISY Consortium Board

The Board of the DAISY Consortium is the executive body of the organization.

It transacts the business of the DAISY Consortium in accordance with the tasks outlined in the Articles of Association and the resolutions of the General Meeting.

Board of Directors

Chairman of the Board

Jesper Klein

Myndigheten för tillgängliga medier(MTM)
Swedish Agency for Accessible Media
Representing the Swedish DAISY Consortium
Box 5513 SE-121 17 Johanneshov
Sweden
Phone: +46(0)858002700
Fax: +46(0)858002770

Treasurer

Arne Kyrkjebø

Norsk lyd- og blindeskriftbibliotek
(Norwegian Library of Talking Books and Braille)
Representing the Norwegian DAISY Consortium
Observatoriegaten 1B
Box 2764 Solli
0204 Oslo, Norway
Phone: + 47 47 22 06 88 16

Alex Bernier

Association BrailleNet, Representing DAISY France
Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Boîte 23
9 quai Saint-Bernard
75252 Paris Cedex 05
France
Phone: +33 1 44 27 36 05

Francisco Martínez Calvo

Organización Nacional de Ciegos Españoles, O.N.C.E
Spanish National Organization of the Blind
Calle Prado, 24-2a planta
ES-28014 Madrid, Spain
Phone: +34 91 589 4862
Fax: +34 91 429 3118

Andrew Furlong

Vision Australia
454 Glenferrie Road
Kooyong, Vic, 3144
Australia
Phone: +61 3 9864 9637

James Gashel

National Federation of the Blind
200 East Wells Street at Jernigan Place
Baltimore, MD 21230
USA
Phone: +1 410-659-9314
Fax: +1 410-685-5653

Neil Jarvis

Royal New Zealand Foundation of the Blind
Te Tuapapa o te Hunga Kapo o Aotearoa
Awhina House
4 Maunsell Road
Parnell, Auckland 1031
Phone: +64 9 355 6998
Fax: +64 9 366 009

Prof. Dr. Thomas Kahlisch

DZB (Deutsche Zentralbücherei für Blinde)
Representing Media Association for Blind and Vision Impaired People - MEDIBUS
Gustav-Adolf-Straße 7
D-04105 Leipzig
Germany
Phone: +49 341 7113-150
Fax: +49 341 7113-125
Internet: www.kahlisch.de

Michael Katzmann

Chief, Materials Development Division
NLS/BPH
The Library of Congress
1291 Taylor Street, NW
Washington, DC 20011
USA
Phone: +1 202 707-0701

Hiroshi Kawamura

c/o Assistive Technology Development Organization (ATDO)
1-1-61-101, Wakaba-cho
Chofu-shi
Tokyo 182-0003
Japan
Phone: +81-3-5384-7207
Fax: +81-3-5384-7207

Flavia Kippele

SBS Schweizerische Bibliothek für Blinde, Seh- und Lesebehinderte
(SBS Swiss Library for the Blind, Visually Impaired and Print Disabled)
Representing the Swiss DAISY Group
Grubenstrasse 12
CH-8045 Zürich, Switzerland
Phone: +41 43 333 32 32
Fax: +41 43 333 32 33

In-hahk Lee

National Library for the Disabled (NLD)
201 BanPoDaero, SeoCho-Gu, Seoul, 137-702
Republic of Korea
Phone: +82-2-590-0760
Fax: +82-2-590-0656

Markku Leino

Celia Library, representing the Finnish DAISY Consortium
Marjaniementie 74, Helsinki,
P.O.Box 20,
FIN-00030 IIRIS, Finland
Phone: +358 9 22952382
Fax: +358 9 2295 2295

Margaret McGrory

CNIB Library
1929 Bayview Ave.
Toronto
Ontario
Canada M4G 3E8
Phone: +1 416 480 7433
Fax: 1 416 480 7700

Brad Turner Benetech/Bookshare
480 S. California Ave.
Suite 201
Palo Alto, CA 94306-1609
USA
Phone: +1 650-644-3400
Steve Tyler

Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB)
105 Judd Street
London, UK
WC1H 9NE
Tel:+44 (0) 1733 375347

Maarten Verboom

Dedicon
Postbus 24,
5360 AA GRAVE
The Netherlands
Phone: +31 486 486480
Fax: +31 486 476535

Michael Wright

Director General
Nota
Teglvaerksgade 37
DK-2100 Copenhagen
Denmark
Phone: +45 39 13 46 46
Fax: +45 39 13 46 01



DAISY Team

Chief Executive Officer

Richard Orme

Warwick, United Kingdom

Chief Innovations Officer

George Kerscher

Missoula, MT, USA
Phone: 406 549 4687
Fax: 1 609 520 7990

Chief Operating Officer - Strategy & Operations

Avneesh Singh

New Delhi, India

Director of Communications

Varju Luceno

Missoula, Montana, USA

Developing Countries Coordinator

Dipendra Manocha

486 Double Storey
New Rajinder Nagar
New Delhi 110060
India
Phone: +91 11 42411015

Business Administrator

Rachael Watts

Warwick, United Kingdom

Software Developer

Romain Deltour

Nancy, France

Software and Standards Development

Marisa DeMeglio

USA

Editor - Digital Publishing Standards and Processes

Matt Garrish

Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada

Usability and Testing Engineer

Rachana Singh

Delhi, India

Software Developer

Rohit Tandon

New Delhi, India

Consultant - Technical Support and Software Testing

Prashant Ranjan Verma

New Delhi, India

Software Architect and Programmer

Daniel Weck

French nationality, based in England (United Kingdom)