Curriculum Vitae

Education

MFA, Digital Arts and New Media, University of California, Santa Cruz, 2015

BSc, Computer Science, University of British Columbia, 2008

Awards

Forbes 30 Under 30 in Games, 2015

IndieCade finalist, Coffee: A Misunderstanding, 2014

Independent Games Festival finalist, Dominique Pamplemousse in “It’s All Over Once The Fat Lady Sings!”, nominated for Seumas McNally Grand Prize, Nuovo Award, Excellence in Narrative, and Excellence in Audio, 2014

Exhibitions

Rainbow Arcade, featuring Dominique Pamplemousse, Schwules Museum, Berlin, 2019

Taking Care, featuring rustle your leaves to me softly, Ars Electronica, Linz, 2018

Squinky Hates Video Games, solo exhibition, Babycastles, New York, 2016

Well, This Is Awkward, solo exhibition, Champlain College, Burlington, 2015

Professional experience

Research Assistant, Reflective Games group, Concordia University, 2017-18

Writer/Game Designer, Responsible Conduct of Research training game, UCSC Graduate Studies, 2014-15

Writer/Consultant, Versu, Linden Lab, 2012-13

Flash/HTML5 Developer, Agentic Digital Media, 2010-2012

Gameplay Programmer, DeathSpank, Hothead Games, 2008-2010

Programming Intern, CSI: Hard Evidence, Telltale Games, 2006

Community work

Organizer, Queerness and Games Conference, 2014-present

Juror, IndieCade, 2017

Juror, Excellence in Narrative Award, Independent Games Festival, 2017

Juror, Nuovo Award, Independent Games Festival, 2015

Conference Associate, Game Developers Conference, 2011-2013