Director of the Office of Technical and Information Services
U.S. Access Board
Dave Yanchulis serves as the Director of the Office of Technical and Information Services at the U.S. Access Board. The Access Board is an independent federal agency that develops and maintains accessibility guidelines and standards for the built environment, transportation vehicles, telecommunications equipment, and information technology under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and other laws. Yanchulis joined the Board in 1988 and provided training and technical assistance on accessibility for many years as an Accessibility Specialist. He was active in the Boardâ€™s development and later update of the ADA Accessibility Guidelines (ADAAG) and oversaw publication of guidance on these requirements. Yanchulis also previously managed the Boardâ€™s public affairs program.