Laura Michet
Day: AAA. Night: Indie games writer and editor
Evan Hembacher
design / production / jazz
Waba VR director, film maker
Alex Preston
Creator of Heart Machine + Hyper Light Drifter / Artist
Tom Astle
Wobbledogs / Tattletail / Animal Inspector / Zineth / Former Sims 4 Gameplay Programmer
Russell Honor
Perfect Stride / thatgamecompany
Ben Vance
ex-AAA cranky optimist now in the wild unknowns of VR. Skulls of the Shogun, Irrational Exuberance, VR Screensavers.
Asher Vollmer
Somewhere between creativity and neurosis. Creator of Threes, Royals, Guildlings.
Atley Loughridge
entrepreneurial spirit, programming games, running Code Camp
Jacob Knipfing
made games @arcanekids
Alejandro Quan-Madrid
radical writer, game researcher, indiecade social media
Kate Parsons
Media Artist | VR Director | CRT wrangler
Beau Blyth
Making Tormentor X Punisher, Hyper Light Drifter, creator of Samurai Gunn, 0Space...
Brendon Chung
Makes the things. Quadrilateral Cowboy, Thirty Flights of Loving, Atom Zombie Smasher.
Tyler Hutchison
A modern day wizard and gentlemen. Working on Waba and Die Homer.
Ben Esposito
alt game maker, DIY fake horse, previously level designer for The Unfinished Swan
Alex Belzer
criminal game designer / runaway bullet train
Teddy Dief
indie game heartthrob. Hyper Light Drifter / Fitz Packerton / Playscape LA / ex-Square Enix & Disney
Rachel Sala
botanical tadpole habitats, amphibian art, frog arithmetic
Greg Batha
Bit Bit Blocks creator, Hero Forge gui guy
Candy Emberley
composer/violist, music for Wildermyth
Christina "Phazero" Curlee
Game and Dreammare Designer / Level Designer
realtime vfx, game engines, anthropology, bicycles

Lisa Brown
Game Designer in Residence at Harrisburg U. Imaginal, Hyper Light Drifter designer. Previously Insomniac.
Miriam Nagi
climbing, art, ssssssnakes
Sam Farmer
Designer currently making Last Life, previously BBC Worldwide Games
Tynan Wales
making games, making mistakes. previously level designer on Bioshock 2
Lily Nishita
graphic design / illustration / concept art
Casey Hunt
visual amalgamist | philosopher monk | protothesis | previously of Three Legged Legs
Evan Hemsley
code / design / music // working on @FailsafeGame // creator of @vapor_fm
Seiji Tanaka
game animator/programmer
Pendleton Ward
Blender enthusiast, writing/developing for VR
Akira Thompson
Game Designer, GDC Indie Summit advirsory board member, helps with Indiecade, also works in theme parks.