Janis Kent, FAIA

Janis Kent, FAIA

    Janis Kent, FAIA, CASp is a licensed California Architect, and has been involved with Access in the built environment since the mid-1980‘s. She is designated a Subject Matter Expert by the California Division of the State Architect, and is a Certified Access Specialist. Additionally, she has been asked to speak on Accessibility at a variety of venues from Dwell conventions in Los Angeles, to Design DC in Washington, to National AIA Conventions in Chicago, New Orleans, Atlanta, Philadelphia, Orlando, NYC and upcoming Las Vegas. Ms Kent has provided quality control and surveyed numerous facilities for Accessibility throughout the country working with owners, architects, and code regulators. Her newest book, published in 2017 by Wiley – ‘ADA in Details – Interpreting the 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design’, is a compilation of architectural details for Accessibility. She also has developed reference matrixes for multi-family dwelling units, both bathrooms and kitchens.

    Session

    Session Title: Stepping Thru: Accessible Environments as We Age
    Educational Track: Design
    Session Code: SA0419
    Date: Saturday, October 19, 2019
    Time: 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM
    LU/HSW: 1.5 LUs/HSW