Mary Catherine Pflug is the Foundry Specialist at MyFonts and an independent type designer. She began her design training while in high school and at just 18 years old, she developed her first typeface, Dumpling making her one of the youngest designers to have a published typeface. While she still designs typefaces in her spare time, she currently is focused on the business and data analysis component of the type industry. You can read about her research in an interview with Type Thursday and you can see the slides and transcript from her latest talk at TypeCon. Additionally, she serves as the Treasurer of the Society of Typographic Aficionados and manages the volunteers at TypeCon.