Mel Choyce is a Boston-based product designer and WordPress core contributor. She graduated from Smith College with a degree in Government in 2010, then went on to work for a few web design agencies and consultancies. In early 2013, she did Fresh Tilled Soil’s Apprenticeship in User Experience, after which she applied to Automattic. She currently work on customization for WordPress.org. She blogs at melchoyce.design.
Read Mel’s design.blog post, “Reasons Why Every Designer Should Create a WordPress Theme“