Erin McLaughlin is an independent typeface designer from the United States who specialises in Indian and other non-Latin writing systems. Since 2013, she has worked as a non-Latin type consultant and designer for clients such as Adobe, Facebook and Google, as well as other independent type foundries. Before moving into consulting, she worked as a typeface designer at Hoefler & Frere-Jones in New York. Erin has presented her work and research at design conferences in the United States and India and was recipient of the 2011 Catalyst award from the Society of Typographic Aficionados. She received her BFA from the Minneapolis College of Art & Design and her MA in Typeface Design from the University of Reading.