MEET THE TEAM
Founder & CEO
Dana Jones is a graduate of Dutchess Community College where she studied Business Administration. She continued her education at Marist College where she is earned her Bachelors in Business Administration with a concentration in Entrepreneurship.
When Dana started college she was inspired to create an easier way to enter buildings for those who face physical challenges after the standard technology did not work for her. This inspiration led to Accessadoor. She is passionate about making the world more accessible for those with disabilities and making life easier for those who face daily challenges.
In her spare time, Dana enjoys volunteering at local animal rescues, spending time with friends, and playing with her two rescue dogs named Tanner and Sky.
Head Hardware & Software Engineer
Jacob Ernst is a graduate of Dutchess Community College where he received his Associates Degree in Computer Programming.
When Jacob was asked to work on the Accessadoor project by the Engineering Department he knew this was something he wanted to take on. This project combined his love for hardware and software engineering and he knew this challenge would be right up his alley. Being able to take the skills he possess while making a difference is something he did not want to pass up.
In his spare time, Jacob enjoys spending time with friends and family, working on side projects, and furthering his understanding of technology concepts and applications.