Sabrina Haskell Culyba is an independent designer with experience on a wide range of products including games, theme park rides, animatronics, and toys.
Sabrina worked at Schell Games for over a decade, where she honed her interest and expertise in Transformational games. In her role as a Principal Designer at Schell, she provided creative direction and management for projects as well as helped the studio establish and refine design best practices, particularly for transformational experiences such as educational games.
Her game credits include Disney’s Pixie Hollow Online MMO (2009), Interbots’ Let’s Make Shapes! (2010), SeaWorld’s Race for the Beach experience (2011), Interbots’ Touch & Say (2011), Play2PREVENT’s PlayForward (2012), Amplify’s The World of Lexica (2014) and Planet Planners (2014), the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium companion app (2017), and Schell Games’ HoloLAB Champions (2018).
Sabrina has been a speaker and workshop leader at a number of conferences, including the Games for Change Festival, Serious Play, and Meaningful Play. She has a penchant for getting involved in game jams, including organizing Transformational game jams as well as a long-standing involvement with Global Game Jam, where she currently coordinates Regional Organizers all over the world.
Sabrina lives in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania—a lovely city which you should definitely visit. She’d be especially glad to hear from you if you’d like to talk about collaborating on a Transformational project, running a Transformational game jam, or sharing the Transformational Framework through a workshop with your team.
She sincerely hopes this book will help you create something that you’re proud of that will help change the world. Let her know if it did: firstname.lastname@example.org.