Erin McLaughlin

Erin McLaughlin is a typeface designer and consultant specializing in South Asian writing systems. She has developed custom Indic fonts for Adobe, Google, and IBM, as well as independent type foundries like Bold Monday, Lineto, and Type Together. Previously, she worked at Hoefler & Frere-Jones, after graduating from the MATD program at the University of Reading, UK. She was recipient of the 2011 SOTA Catalyst Award and now serves as a SOTA board member. Soon, she will launch a new foundry for Indic script fonts, Fontwala.