Advisory Board

The Otronicon Board of Advisors is comprised of representatives from our sponsors, various members of the local video gaming and simulation industries, as well as user groups from various fields of interest who have generously volunteered their time and resources to help make Otronicon an event that celebrates the merging of art and science through interactive electronic games and simulations.

Interested in joining the Advisory Board, contact Angella van Gelder at 407.514.2022 or [email protected]

Co-Chairs

Dr. Elaine Raybourn

Research Scientist

Sandia National Laboratories

Eileen Smith

Director of E2i Creative Studio

UCF- Institutes for Simulation & Training

Board Members

Pat Camilo

Information Assurance Engineer Senior

Lockheed Martin

Robert Coble

Career Services Consultant, Gaming and Simulation

Technical Recruiter / Career Services Consultant / Facilitator of People

Steven Gray

Owner/Producer

Sound Quest Productions

Ron Handy

Owner

PHENIX Design Group

Joshua Kitain

Advanced Technology & Innovation

Lockheed Martin, Rotary and Mission Systems

Andy Marshall

Systems Engineer

Walt Disney World: Simulation & Analysis

Rupert Meghnot

Chief Experience Officer

Burnout Game Ventures, LLC

Tracey Morrison

Assistant to Director, Program Manager, Instructor

UCF CREATE

Joe Muley

Assistant Direct, Academic Support Services

University of Central Florida-FIEA

Kristy Murray

President

Summit Strategic Consulting

Brandon Naids

CEO/Co-Founder

Talon Simulations

Jack Nelson

Program Manager Training Systems

PMTRASYS (Marine Corps)

Allison Rivera

Acting Community Relations Manager

Lockheed Martin Corporation Missiles and Fire Control

Nicole Santalla

Community Development Specialist

Microsoft at the Florida Mall

Steve Seay

Brigadier General, USA (Retired)

Seay Business Solutions, LLC

Dr. Richard Signer

Chief Medical Officer (Retired)

Florida Hospital for Children

Peter Smith

Assistant Professor

UCF School of Visual Arts and Design

Stella Sung

Director UCF CREATE

University of Central Florida-CREATE

Diana Teel

Industry Outreach Program Manager

Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division

Kim Wheeler

Mechanical Engineer

Walt Disney World Ride & Show Engineering