The Team

Kyra Wills-Umdenstock

Kyra Wills-Umdenstock

CEO, Fellowships Director, & Waffle Games Director

Founder of the original Esports and Game Design Collective at Hunter College in 2016, Kyra has 10 years of experience working within the nonprofit sector, education, events, and games. They are currently pursing their MPA in Nonprofit Management at Baruch College and hold a B.A. in Emerging Media from Hunter College.

Kai Hei Wong

Kai Hei Wong

Programs Coordinator

Kai is our tournament organizer and events team lead, bringing to you the panels, workshops, and watch parties you love. He is a senior at the CUNY Baccalaureate for Unique and Interdisciplinary Studies, pursuing a B.A. in Esports Business and Nonprofit Management.

Leanne Huang

Leanne Huang

Graphic Design

B.F.A , Communications Design, The New School '22

Cameron Campbell

Cameron Campbell

Events

B.A. TV Production, Hunter College '19

Shania Kuo

Shania Kuo

Writing

B.A. Sociology, Hamilton College '23

Mary Joaquin

Mary Joaquin

Writing

B.A. English, Portland State University '21

Howard Jiang

Howard Jiang

Operations

B.A. Computer Science, Hunter College '20

Cory McKen

Cory McKen

Stream Team

B.A. Mathematics, Hunter College '20

Eva Yan

Eva Yan

Advising

B.A. Computer Science, Hunter College '22

Huimin Zhuo

Huimin Zhuo

COO, Head of Student Services, & Editor-In-Chief

Huimin is the master of timesheets, logging volunteer hours, and scheduling meetings. In addition, she leads EGD's Student Support team, which supports students in overcoming financial, academic, and emotional barriers, and also oversees the students publishing their work on EGD's blog. She is currently pursuing her MSW in clinical practice at Hunter College's Silberman School of Social Work, and has a B.A. in Psychology from Hunter College.

Kendy Qu

Kendy Qu

Sponsorships Coordinator

B.A. Esports Marketing, CUNY Baccalaureate for Unique and Interdisciplinary Studies '24

Emmanuel Contreras

Emmanuel Contreras

Events

B.A. Game Narrative, CUNY Baccalaureate for Unique and Interdisciplinary Studies '22

Ben Reuben

Ben Reuben

Events

B.A. Emerging Media, Hunter College '20

Michael-Yoshi James

Michael-Yoshi James

Writing

B.A. English, York College '18

Lainey Huffman

Lainey Huffman

Writing

B.A. English, Stetson University '23

Randall Forlemu

Randall Forlemu

Operations

B.S. Business Administration, Saint Michael's College '22

Darnell Benoit

Darnell Benoit

Stream Team

B.A. Emerging Media, Hunter College '19

Kristy Lau

Kristy Lau

Advising

B.A. Bioinformatics, Hunter College '22

Sarah Roman

Sarah Roman

Marketing & Creative Lead

Sarah makes sure our socials are running and our website information is up to date! She holds a B.A. in Digital Design from The City College of New York and a B.A. in Emerging Media from Hunter College.

Skye Guan

Skye Guan

Research Coordinator

B.A. Game Studies, CUNY Baccalaureate for Unique and Interdisciplinary Studies '22

Tina Xia

Tina Xia

Events

Longfields-Davidson Heights Secondary School

Henry Tawzer

Henry Tawzer

Events

B.S. Political Science, Illinois State University '22

Andray Smith

Andray Smith

Writing

B.A. Journalism, Hunter College '22

Max Mitchelson

Max Mitchelson

Writing

B.A. Creative Writing, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee '20

Rabia Afzal

Rabia Afzal

Operations

B.A. Emerging Media, Hunter College '22

Kenny Niles

Kenny Niles

Stream Team

B.A. Computer Science, Hunter College '21