Miriam is a co-founder at OddBird, with 15 years experience as a project manager, user-experience designer, and front-end architect. She is the creator of Susy, True, and other popular open source tools — author of SitePoint’s Jump Start Sass, and staff-writer for CSS Tricks. Miriam presents at conferences around the world, speaking about art, code, collaboration, and creative process. She won the audience "Best of" award at CSS Dev Conf 2017, and has been a guest lecturer at Harvard University, the University of West Virginia, Metro Denver, Colorado University, the Electronic Literature Organization, and more.
Miriam also creates music with Teacup Gorilla, theater with Grapefruit Lab, and visual art for albums, book-covers, and galleries. Formerly Artistic Director of New World Arts, and Technical Director of The LIDA Project, she won the 2017 True West Award for the stage adaptation: 10 Myths on the Proper Application of Beauty Products. Miriam is also the author of Riding SideSaddle*and The Post-Obsolete Book, both published by SpringGun Press.