Dr. Loy is a Principal Consultant/Technical Specialist with the Job Accommodation Network (JAN), the leading source of free, expert, and confidential guidance on workplace accommodations and disability-related employment issues. In this capacity, she provides leadership to JAN's teams of service delivery and information systems. This includes JAN's outreach and education, training programs, and website development. Beth has been with JAN since 1996.
Beth is a national researcher and speaker in the disability field and has a Ph.D. in Resource Economics with a specialization in social policy. At JAN, she provides technical support regarding online and electronic accessibility and specializes in providing practical guidance on accommodation solutions and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Her areas of interest include mental health and mobility accommodations, website and electronic accessibility, and project management.
Beth is a member of the Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America (RESNA) and HTML Writers Guild. She holds certificates in Project Management, Grantsmanship, Web Technologies, Web Graphics/Multimedia, and ADA Coordinator Training.