Val Head is a Web Developer, Web Designer and Artist who specializes in User interface (UI) and User experience (UX) Web animation. Val Head is a Published author, curator and design advocate for Adobe. 
Val Head became interested in Web animation and Web standards while learning to work with Adobe Flash animations and ActionScript.  Head was the Design Director at Northmaple Studio and Interactive Design Director at Agency 1903. Head is also the Founder of On the Fridge, LLC which produces Web Design Day conference in Pittsburgh PA and a number of Web Design workshops around the country. 
Val Head is the author ofDesign Interface Animation(Rosendfeld Media). 
Head is the Editor in Chief forThe UI Animation Newsletter  for the latest standards in web animation, motion design, and UX resources. It's a curated collection of tutorials, articles, and videos, plus advice on how to make the most of animation on the web.  She is also the co-host of the Motion and Meaning podcast .  Head is a Chapter Leader forGirl Develop It  a nonprofit organization that exists to provide affordable and judgment-free opportunities for women interested in learning web and software development. Through in-person classes and community support, Girl Develop It helps women of diverse backgrounds achieve their technology goals and build confidence in their careers and their every day lives. 
Val Head is the Founder ofOn the Fridge, LLC which produces the Web Design Day conference in Pittsburgh PA and a number of Web Design workshops around the U.S.A. 
Tutorials and other References
Val Head is the author of The Pocket Guide to CSS Animations, teaches CSS Animations on Lynda.com , and hosts the All The Right Moves tutorial screencast. You can find Val Head speaking at events like An Event Apart and encouraging others to do the same as the co-host of the Ladies in Tech podcast .  She can also be found on Codepen  and Github .