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.


Eileen Smith

Director of E2i Creative Studio

University of Central Florida - Institute for Simulation & Training

Board Members

Joshua Kitain

Advanced Technology & Innovation

Lockheed Martin, Rotary and Mission Systems

Kim Wheeler

Mechanical Engineer

Walt Disney World Ride & Show Engineering

Diana Teel

Industry Outreach Program Manager

Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division

Stella Sung

Director UCF CREATE,


Peter Smith

Assistant Professor

UCF School of Visual Arts and Design

Steve Slosser

Principal Investigator

Joint Training Integration and Evaluation Center (JTIEC) / NAWCTSD

Dr. Richard Signer

Chief Medical Officer (Retired)

Florida Hospital for Children

Steve Seay

Brigadier General, USA (Retired)

Seay Business Solutions, LLC

Nicole Santalla

Community Development Specialist

Microsoft at the Florida Mall

Jessica Roman

Community Development Specialist

Microsoft at Mall of Millenia

Dr. Elaine Raybourn

Research Scientist

Sandia National Laboratories

Sean Osmond

Military Simulation Training Subject Matter Expert, AVT Simulation and Master Sergeant (Select)

US Marine Corps

Kristy Murray


Summit Strategic Consulting

Joe Muley

Coordinator of Administrative Services


Anthony B. Mickle


Lockheed Martin Corporation

Rupert Meghnot

Chief Experience Officer

Burnout Game Ventures, LLC

Andy Marshall

Systems Engineer

Walt Disney World: Simulation & Analysis

Alexia Mandeville

UCF Game Jam


Ron Handy


PHENIX Design Group

Steven Gray


Sound Quest Productions

Judd French


The Nexxt Group LLC

Robert Coble

Career Services Consultant, Gaming and Simulation

Technical Recruiter / Career Services Consultant / Facilitator of People

Pat Camilo

System Engineer, Sr. Advances Technical Leadership Program

Lockheed Martin Enterprise Business Services

Martin Bushika

Program Manager for Services

PMTRASYS (Marine Corps)

Adam Breed

Software Manager & Technical Lead, Prepar3D

Lockheed Martin Corporation

Tobi Allen

Community Relations Manager

Lockheed Martin, Central Florida

Jon Albertson

Studio Manager