Myntha Anthym holds a PhD in Research Methods and Statistics (University of Denver, 2018) and a Master's of Library and Information Science (University of Denver, 2008). Her epistemological grounding is in Critical Race Theory and Black Feminist Thought, with a methodological commitment to critical arts-based inquiry in its myriad forms. She is a storyteller and a statistician, a poet, scholar, and activist. She has been a volunteer at Denver's Curious Theatre Company; a board member on the Denver-based Art from Ashes youth poetry program; and a volunteer with Colorado Canine Rescue. She is active in the Denver poetry community.