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Meet the Birds…

Erica Mitchell

Senior Front End Developer

Erica brings design and application data alive for your users, co-leading the front end development process. She’s a military veteran who fell in love with coding, and she’s worked on an array of projects – from large scale systems maintenance to in-house and public web applications – using a wide variety of technologies. She’s passionate about the process of building intuitive solutions for users across platforms and mediums, and believes in doing her part to push the web platform forward – whether by contributing to open source projects, or engaging with the next generation of developers in the community.

Open Source Contributions

co-creator



Bits and Pieces: Why We Switched to React Hooks

Hooks are the new hotness in building web applications with React. In this article for BitSrc, Erica separates fact from hyperbole to examine why OddBird has embraced the new Hooks API to deliver a better product to clients, and how we’ve benefited from having simple, consistent patterns to manage state and share logic across components.

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Diversity. Inclusion. Tech.

Refactr.tech 2019 aims to solve tech’s diversity problem

As we readied our seats for the first ever Refactr.tech Conference, I pondered the question: What would a technical conference look like if its organizers were intentional about inclusiveness but still centered on tech?

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Miriam presenting

Resilient Web Training & Consulting

Take full advantage of the universal web, and reduce maintenance over the long term with resilient HTML, CSS, and JS systems. OddBird provides custom consulting and in-depth trainings on front-end architecture and workflow – from advanced HTML/CSS to integrated design systems, component libraries, testing, and documentation.

Contact us for 1-3 day workshops with Miriam Suzanne, or custom web app creation with our team of Python, UX, and front-end experts.

Schedule a call with Miriam