Jane Pinckard

Currently: running a research center at UC Santa Cruz focused on exploring the intersection of art and technology: the Center for Games and Playable Media. Manage growth strategy, build corporate relations, enhance curriculum.

Previously: business development at a large independent game development studio.

Previously: put on game conferences at CMP; used to work on internet media (internet show about video games – that was fun.)

Played in a band; still blog once in a while at gamegirladvance.com. Play games, write, read, make music, plot to take over the world, etc.

Specialties: New media, interactive media, internet video, video games, blogging, broadcast, and podcast. Music, composing and arranging, singing and playing. A little Japanese, better French, and old Latin.