If my life story were a game, it would be a cross between ...
The Alchemist (story by Paul Coehlo) and Workin' on the Chain Gang (song)
Most people know me as a (check all that apply) ...
Writer, Teacher, Marketing Genius, Lifelong Gamer
When it comes to my game-making career, I'm ...
a newbie (no game experience ... yet!)
Kinds of games I’m best known for making or want to be known for making someday (check all that apply) ...
Social games, Alternate reality games, Simulations, Art and Experimental games, Board games, Educational games, Marketing and promotional games, You should add another category!
Will collaborate for
Creative fulfillment and fun, Experience and mentorship, Money
Anything else you want to say about the kinds of projects or people or organizations you’d like to work with?
I work with people involved in the criminal justice system and am interested in developing games that can teach criminals prosocial skills, attitudes and behaviors. I want to make cognitive restructuring fun and engaging.
Games you’ve worked on ...
Simulation games for many products that combined a computer model with live, real-time decision making. We had one of the first marketing simulation software programs, which we developed in the early '90s.
What abilities would you bring to a collaboration?
Listening skills, problem solving skills, testing/feedback skills, facilitation skills, writing skills, content knowledge on social justice
Three games you’ve played that have changed your life:
A simulation strategy game in business school, computer & in-person marketing "war games" my company designed and facilitated to explore public and government funding for vaccines, Myst