CosPod Co-Host and Producer, Valerie is a long-time gaming geek and academic nerd, taking her brand of dorkiness to conventions around the country. Under the cosplay name TifaIA Cosplay, she has been costuming since 2008, built over 50 costumes, and has won a number of awards for her craftsmanship. She’s one of the founding members of CosPod, and can be seen bi-weekly on the cosplay podcast.
Matt Morrison is a comic book historian, critic and cosplayer. He has served as an Expert In Residence for graduate level courses at the University of North Texas and, in 2015, served as All-Con's first ever Guest Critic .He has crafted reviews, analysis and commentary for over a dozen websites. Currently he is the Contributing Editor of Kabooooom.com and a reviewer for NoFlyingNoTights.com. He also writes for his personal blog - MyGeekyGeekyWays.com.