Wendy Porch is the Manager of Episodic Disabilities Initiatives at realize. Before joining realize in 2011, Wendy was a Research Fellow in the Accessibility in Educational Media group at the Institute of Educational Technology, Open University UK. Prior to this, Wendy was a Research & Development project coordinator at the Adaptive Technology Resource Centre at the University of Toronto. Wendy has also worked at ARCH Legal Aid Clinic and InfoAbility, an information and referral service for vulnerable adults in Ontario. Wendy was also a community facilitator for the Building Bridges Project. Wendy has an M. Ed in Counselling Psychology from the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education at the University of Toronto.