John T.M. Higgins is a musician, audio editor, and writer originally from Arlington, MA just outside of Boston. He plays piano, guitar, violin, mandolin, sings and is equally comfortable performing classical music in concert halls and rock n' roll at The Viper Room. His favorite geekdom is Star Wars. He currently is a post-production sound editor and re-recording mixer for films and writes tech product buying guides for The Wirecutter. He and his wife have a precocious and joyful two-year old.
Robert Angell is a writer, producer, and actor based in Los Angeles. In theater, he's worked with Project Nongenue, Shotz LA, TinyRhino and the Kore Theater Project. He's also written for the LA 48-Hour Film Project. Currently, he is developing an independent children's television series called On the Sea with Aquafox, which you can learn more about at www.aquafox.tv!
Jenni Powell is the Emmy Award-winning producer of The Lizzie Bennet Diaries, Welcome to Sanditon, lonelygirl15, Emma Approved and The New Adventures of Peter and Wendy. For two years she was Director of Content and Social Media for VidCon and was a producer at Felicia Day’s YouTube Premium Channel Geek & Sundry, where she produced the Geekie Award-Winning Talkin’ Comics Weekly. Most recently, she was Head of Production for NewMediaRockstars before co-founding Discourse Productions, a boutique production company specializing in digital media content and events. She doesn’t have a lot of free time.
Pooja Sharma is an Assistant Property Master working in film and television production. She has had the great pleasure of working on such series as Agent Carter, Westworld and Speechless. An avid fan of Japanese RPGs, her favorite Final Fantasy is IX. She co-hosted the BrownCoats, Black Magic podcast, exploring all things nerdy as it impacts and is loved by people of color. When not on set, her favorite pastime is finding new sci-fi and fantasy novels to transport her to new worlds.