Inayaili León

Inayaili León

Designer Producer at GitHub, working on GitHub Primer. Design Systems & Design Ops. Design meets engineering. Wrote two books. Love naps.

Twitter: @yaili

Biographies for publication

Short biography

Inayaili León is a Design Producer at GitHub, where she works on GitHub’s Primer design system. Previously, she worked as a Senior Designer at Microsoft, and she led the team creating Canonical’s Vanilla design system. She writes frequently for well-known online publications and on her own blog, and speaks at international conferences. She’s the co-author of “Pro CSS for High Traffic Websites” (Apress, 2011), and author of “Moving to Responsive Web Design” (Apress, 2016). She’s Panamanian Portuguese, born in the USSR, and lives in London.

Full biography

Inayaili León Persson is a Design Producer at GitHub, where she works on GitHub’s Primer design system. Previously, she worked on design systems and design ops at Microsoft, and she led the team creating Canonical’s Vanilla design system. She writes frequently for well-known online publications and on her own web design blog, and speaks at local and international web conferences and meet-ups, and currently serves on the expert panel of .net magazine, the UK’s leading web design publication, and Smashing Magazine. She’s the co-author of “Pro CSS for High Traffic Websites” (Apress, 2011), and author of “Moving to Responsive Web Design” (Apress, 2016). She’s Panamanian Portuguese, born in the USSR, and lives in London — her favourite city in the world.

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