I’m Kitty. I’m a Berlin-based non-binary trans frontend engineer with over a decade of experience, currently focused on accessibility, diversity and inclusion. In recent years, I have led engineering teams at both Gorillas and N26 for several years, and help scale up both companies. I am currently the VP of Engineering at Cofenster. For a longer version, read more about me.

Latest articles

I love writing, and have been sharing my thoughts—mainly about web development—on this blog for years. If you are looking for something specific, try the search. I also had the pleasure of hosting guest authors and would recommend you read their posts!

On disabled and aria-disabled attributes

Read article On disabled and aria-disabled attributes

CSS-only bottom-anchored scrolling area

Read article CSS-only bottom-anchored scrolling area

2D-Grid helpers

Read article 2D-Grid helpers
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Main projects

I used to be quite involved in open-source development. I have initiated and contributed to many projects, most of which about Sass or digital accessibility.


Accessibility · 2,300

Look at project A11y-dialog

Simplified JavaScript Jargon

JavaScript · 2,300

Look at project Simplified JavaScript Jargon

Sass Guidelines

Sass · 900

Look at project Sass Guidelines
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Last events

I enjoy participating in events and talking at conferences when I find the time. If you would like me to attend one of your events, feel free to get in touch! In the meantime, feel free to have a look at my past talks.

Unlocking Inclusivity, by Xena

· Berlin

Check event Unlocking Inclusivity, by Xena

Algolia Developer Experience Podcast

· Online

Check event Algolia Developer Experience Podcast

Paris Web

· Paris

Check event Paris Web
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