Originally Posted by World93
If I remember correctly, in a interview with Steve Purcell, he stated that he was asked to place a female character in the show, and he didn't think she was really needed and tried to keep the Geek out of the show as much as possible. Or something like that anyway.
Unfortunately, I can't remember where that interview was.
In any case I actually liked her as a character.
I believe the interview you're looking for is this one right
It's a pretty good interview, too.