A LITTLE ABOUT ME
Hello. I ama game designer.a salsa dancer.a founder.a wrestler.a hard worker.a mentor.a comic book reader.a coach.aÂ leader.a collaborator.
I am a LeadÂ Game Designer who believes rapidÂ prototyping, clear process, and respected people make the best games. I love exploringÂ new ideas and empowering others to make their visions come to life.
I am also the founder of We Are Game Devs, a website dedicated to celebrating diversity with in the game industry.
Leadership doesn’t always mean you have be in charge, but it does mean taking charge of the areas you can control. Â I setup a design processes to encourage creativity and initiative from all team members.
Guiding a project and the people working on is extremely rewarding. Â I like working with a team to define and refine concepts.
I loveÂ to create game mechanics from player abilities to enemy behavior and skills. Â This is the meat of the game and I love to find some hook to entice players.
Once the game has all its moving parts, I love to start tuning the game. Â This is where the rubber meets the road of game design.
10 SHIPPED TITLES
$66,700,000+ IN SALES ACROSS ALL TITLES
354 LINKEDIN ENDORSEMENTS
232 AVG SONGS PLAYED PERÂ PROJECT
WHYÂ SLEEPY GENIUS?
Have you ever been about to fall asleep with your mind spinning from the challenges of the day, and as you startÂ to drift off all of a sudden you sit up in bed and exclaim, “I’ve got it!” Â You’ve just had a moment of Sleepy Genius. Â When you are clearing the cobwebs in your mind from a long night’s rest and a perfect moment of clarity, hits you solving a long standing problem… Sleepy Genius. Â We’ve all experienced it, and sometimes it contains our best ideas.