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Board Members and Officers

SASDG is governed by its Board of Directors, and operated by its officers. Officers are elected by the Board of Directors. Directors are elected by the Board of Directors at the annual board meeting, the second Wednesday of April each calendar year. Persons interested in serving as directors or officers should contact the Board Chair via email at <ejw@cs.ucsc.edu>.

Board of Directors

(Chair) Jim Whitehead, Associate Professor, Dept. of Computer Science, University of California, Santa Cruz
Drew Davidson, Director, Entertainment Technology Center, Carnegie-Mellon University
Kent Foster, Microsoft
Ian Horswill, Associate Professor, Dept. of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, Northwestern University
Robin Hunicke, Executive Producer, That Game Company
Ian Parberry, Professor, Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering, University of North Texas
T. L. Taylor, Associate Professor, Center for Computer Games Research, IT University of Copenhagen
R. Michael Young, Associate Professor, Dept. of Computer Science, North Carolina State University

Officers

President: Jim Whitehead, Associate Professor, Dept. of Computer Science, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz
Vice-President: R. Michael Young, Associate Professor, Dept. of Computer Science, North Carolina State University
Treasurer: Alexandra Holloway, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz
Secretary: Ian Parberry, Professor, Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering, University of North Texas

Please note that the listing of university and corporate affiliations above does not imply official endorsement of SASDG by these institutions.