Bird Marathe is a writer and educator from New York City who has written and voice acted for Toys2Life. Bird is currently a lecturer for the English Department at the University of Colorado: Boulder, and he also teaches the Graduate Record Exam and Law School Admissions Test for Kaplan, where he was selected in 2018 as the 1:1 Online Teacher of the Year. During the summer, he works with Native American youth, teaching creative writing, science fiction, and drama as part of the CU Upward Bound program. Bird has copy edited textbooks, published stories in a variety of literary journals, and performed in the Unseen Festival and Jaipur Literature Festival. In 2019, he gave a presentation on grammar and style for the American Indian College Fund. Bird received his MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Colorado: Boulder in 2015.