Izel Tamayo is a nonbinary Mexican American Illustrator, Character Designer and Comic Artist currently living in Los Angeles. Izel is greatly influenced by their Mex-American culture. They strive to always celebrate and share their unique experiences with others through storytelling, characters and illustration. To them there is nothing more important than celebrating cultural differences. They hopes to continue to create work that reflects this statement and bring further diversity to everything they do. Izel previously worked at Disney Publishing and is currently working at Hiveworks.