Phil Beder is a native New Yorker and former high school teacher who's subject area
was computer repair and networking. His diverse background includes reporting the
news at WBAI where he also produced a monthly radio program called “The Largest Minority”
that focused on issues concerning people with disabilities. Phil and his wife Juliette
pioneered the effort to establish taxi service for mobility impaired New Yorkers
by starting the first wheelchair accessible car service in 1997. Phil Beder is currently
a computer networking professional focusing on low cost, open source solutions that
make computers accessible to all.