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

Ben Jacobs

Ben Jacobs

Accommodations Specialist

As the Accommodations Specialist at Tools for Life, Ben is charged with helping people with disabilities stay informed about new technologies that will help them maintain or regain their independence. Ben has established the environmental control lab at AMAC which showcases technology that allows people with disabilities to manipulate their environment. His expertise in all things Android, and his knowledge of emerging technologies make him a great asset to the AMAC team. Ben retired from the Air Force as a Staff Sergeant where he managed the network infrastructure and mission critical technologies and assets for 10 years.