Executive Director, Open Doors Organization
Eric Lipp, Founder/Executive Director of Open Doors Organization (ODO), founded ODO after experiencing restrictions people with disabilities face in everyday life. He works as Part 382 US Air Carrier Access Act expert around the world, representing over 50 domestic and global carriers. He has worked with over 70 airports globally and frequently speaks at travel, tourism and transportation events internationally. He also founded the Universal Access in Airports, biennial event for access in aviation. Eric initiated the groundbreaking 2002, 2005, 2015 & 2020 ODO/Harris Poll studies on travelers with disabilities and works on access across all sectors of travel, tourism and transportation.