CIDI is the one organization
integrating a full range of
technology and services into
easy, timely, cost-effective
accessibility solutions that
really work.

Tessa Greenleaf
Martha Rust displaying assistive technology keyboard
Guy Toles displaying braille
Making tactile graphic
Dawn Evans
Captioning student in front of school

Meet the CIDI Team

Liz Persaud

Liz Persaud

Program and Outreach Manager

Liz Persaud earned her degree in Sociology from Georgia State University. She is a nationally recognized keynote and public speaker, addressing the need to build bridges between individuals with and without disabilities. She serves as the Training and Outreach Coordinator with Tools for Life (Georgia's Assistive Technology Act Program) and the Pass It On Center (the National Assistive Technology Device Reutilization Coordination and Technical Assistance Center), which operates under the Georgia Institute of Technology. She is an active advocate and public speaker with the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Liz holds the title for the 1999 and 2005 Muscular Dystrophy Association Personal Achievement Award winner for the state of Georgia. She has dedicated her life to increasing independence for individuals with disabilities by educating on self-determination, successful transition practices, using assistive technology, encouraging everyone to focus on abilities and promoting equality among those of all abilities.