Val Head is a designer who works with agencies and small businesses to make fun and effective web sites. She speaks internationally at conferences and leads workshops on web design and creative coding. She is totally into design, type, and code. Every year she brings a swarm of web designers to Pittsburgh for the Web Design Day (webdesignday.com) conference. She contributes to .net magazine, is the managing editor of CreativeJS (creativejs.com), and helps keep Refresh Pittsburgh (refreshpittsburgh.org) going strong.