Marlowe is an award-winning illustrator, an animator, and a game developer native to Portland. She works freelance on a variety of art and games projects and still somehow manages to find time to play video games on the side.
Nyssa is a narrative artist working in animation, comics, and game design. She has also tested her jack-of-all-trades inclination with product design, teaching, and public works mural painting. Nyssa loves making stories and games and is enthusiastic to share with her community.
Brendan is a software engineer, musician, and avid generalist who has always loved games, but got serious about making them in 2016 thanks in large part to attending PIGSquad events. He hopes to support as many people as possible in creating the games of their dreams!
Michael is an experiential software and hardware developer with a love for hands-on museum exhibits, classic board games, and virtual reality. While relatively new to the Portland area, he quickly found himself enamored with and inspired by the open, collaborative attitude common in the Pacific Northwest city. Through PIGSquad, he seeks to reinforce those ideas as a means of creating a welcoming community that is open to people of all backgrounds and provide them with the means to achieve their creative visions.