James Thurston

Director of International Accessibility Policy, Microsoft Trustworthy Computing Group
James Thurston is the Director of International Accessibility Policy at the Microsoft Corporation. As part of Microsoft’s Trustworthy Computing Group, he contributes to the company's efforts to make products and services accessible for consumers with disabilities and the aging. James works with Microsoft’s international subsidiaries to engage governments, consumer groups, non-governmental organizations, standards bodies, and industry associations around the world in developing public policies and programs that promote digital inclusion through accessible technology.