Dennis E. Lembrée, CPWA

Digital accessibility professional specializing in web accessibility, user interface design, and usability

Personal Info


Dennis E. Lembrée
Wake Forest, NC 27587 U.S.A.
  • Member of the International Association of Accessibility Professionals (IAAP).
  • Former member of the User Experience Professionals Association (UXPA) (2016-2023).


  • Certified Professional in Accessibility Core Competencies (CPACC)
    Authority: IAAP
  • Web Accessibility Specialist (WAS)
    Authority: IAAP
  • The designation of Certified Professional in Web Accessibility (CPWA) indicates both certifications above. Read more about IAAP certification.

Favorite Stuff

Star Wars saga, Woody Allen films, Forrest Gump, Cast Away, Edward Scissorhands, Bram Stoker's Dracula, Scary Movie, Virgin Suicides, Green Mile, Beowulf, Magnolia, Vanilla Sky
TV Shows
Mystery at the Museum, Game of Thrones, Breaking Bad, Better Call Saul, The Cleveland Show, Judge Judy, Forensic Files, Dexter, Modern Family, Univ. of Michigan football, Naked & Afraid
Tacos, pizza with mushrooms and anchovies, Indian buffet, spaghetti with meatballs, pancakes with bacon, banana splits
Triple cappuccino con panna, orange G2, root beer float, Cherry Coke Zero, Tetley's English Ale, Gin & Tonic
Music Groups
The Cure, The White Stripes, Alice N Chains, Adam & the Ants, Marilyn Manson, Weezer, Joy Division, Tool, Audioslave, Nirvana, AC/DC, Beastie Boys, David Bowie, Björk, Led Zeppelin, Crystal Method, The Smiths, The B-52s, Sade
DJ Den page
Hobbies (besides coding!)
Playing guitar, photography, my cats, watching and playing tennis

Web Sites/Projects

Easy Chirp - Web accessibility for the Twitter web application

Web-based Twitter application built with strict web accessibility and web standards. Formerly named Accessible Twitter.

No longer maintained but still running.

Follow Easy Chirp on Twitter: @EasyChirp

Web Axe - Practical web design accessibility tips

Dennis' blog (and former podcast) is focused specifically on web accessibility. Founded in September 2005.

Web Axe was nominated for "Podcast of the Year" in .net magazine's Best of the Web awards in 2008, 2009, 2010.

Follow Web Axe on Twitter @WebAxe and on Mastodon at

Web Overhauls - Tune-up your web site

Dennis' (freelance) web development company which specializes in web standards, usability, and accessibility.

New Projects

  • Secret project under way, started December 2022!

Inactive Projects

  • MyClientTime - Track time spent with your clients with this web application.
  • Screenplaze - Create and manage screenplays with this web application.

Social Networking