AnnMarie Killian

VP, Diversity & Inclusion - SVRS

AnnMarie Killian brings over 25 plus years of diverse experience in telecommunications, retail, and fitness industry. As a Deaf individual, she is intimately familiar with the challenges of engagement and inclusion which has influenced her professional aspirations. Recently, AnnMarie served as the Vice President of Operations responsible for leading key deliverables for increasing profitability, growing revenue, and maximizing operational efficiencies. Prior to ZVRS, AnnMarie served in various leadership roles including but not limited to Senior Vice President and COO of CSD, Vice President of Interpreting Operations and Director of Customer Experience.

3:00 PM – 4:30 PM

PRE-CONFERENCE Monday, July 25

Workshop 5

Accessibility for Deaf Employees 
Greg Hlibok, Corey Burton, AnnMarie Killian (ZP Better Together), Kevin Fitzpatrick (Pepsi Co.)  

Join a meaningful discussion with three Deaf executives focusing on accessibility for Deaf and hard of hearing employees in the workplaces.  Through real life experiences, we will explore the positive impact communication access has on employee performance, retention, and morale.
Attendees will:

• leave with an understanding of the various accommodation options for Deaf and hard of  hearing employees
• understand how to incorporate communication services into their accessibility accommodation plan
• understand the benefits of including Deaf and hard of hearing candidates in their hiring  practices.