About Braille Literacy Canada

Jen Goulden - Past President

Photograph - Jen Goulden
Representing Crawford Technologies. Joined the board in 2008, and served as President from 2010 to 2018.

Jen Goulden has over ten years' experience in the field of document accessibility with the Government of Canada and then as a consultant with Crawford Technologies. She holds a Master's degree in linguistics from the University of Ottawa and speaks English, French and Spanish. She is also a certified transcriber/proofreader of Unified English Braille (UEB). Before joining Crawford Technologies as a full-time employee, Jen worked for the Government of Canada as a human resources advisor in employee performance management. She has been a board member of Braille Literacy Canada (formerly the Canadian Braille authority) since 2008 and has been its president since 2011. She also serves as treasurer of the International Council on English Braille and is Crawford Technologies' representative to the Braille Authority of North America (BANA). She plays the piano, is a voracious reader (braille, of course!) and loves to travel.

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