Jo Bempong

Jo Bempong

  • Comes from a second-generation Deaf family whose parents immigrated from Ghana, West Africa and is a twin herself.
  • Obtained bachelor's and master's degrees in Computer Engineering from RIT and is currently employed by Texas Instruments.
  • MA degree focused on developing a device that recognizes ASL fingerspelling using machine learning/artificial intelligence.
  • Enjoys giving back to the Deaf community by presenting, doing researches, or participating on panels on various topics.

Meet Jo and her twin sister!