Our Team

Gallifrey One Conventions is a non-profit organization, a subsidiary of the Institute for Specialized Literature (ISL), Inc., and our annual conventions are organized and run entirely by our all-volunteer team. Our Board of Directors (in blue) sets convention policy and manages our organization, as well as supervises our convention staff.

Board of Directors

Board Chairman, Logistics Director: Robbie Bourget
Vice-Chairman, Program Director: Shaun Lyon
Vice-Chairman, Facilities Director: Joyce Lloyd
Operations & Daytime Events Director: Dan Sandifer
Technical & Evening Events Director: Cathy Beckstead
Executive Secretary, The Institute for Specialized Literature (ISL) Inc.: Elayne Pelz

Convention Staff

Art Show: Charles Matheny & Elayne Pelz
Art Show Staff: Mary Jane Jewell, Jefrey Roberts, Jerome Scott, Katherine Seddon
Autographs: Julie Stein
Autographs Staff: Bill Watson, Chuck Dietz, EJ Hyncik, Julie Hyncik
Charity Auction: Robbie Bourget
Auction Staff: Chad Jones, Sherri Benoun
Charity Auction Donation Room: Jessica Florence
Donation Room Staff: Liz Carlie, Ed Hooper, Aldo Sarellano, Amy Tariq
Children’s Programming Room: Alison Stern
Children’s Programming Staff: Allison Meyer, Janelle Dominguez, Joyce Grace, Michael Siladi, Lucy Stern
Costume Repair Shop: Melissa DeMello
Costume Repair Staff: Chauntel Carmen, Colleen Crosby, Shawn Crosby, Victor Shapero, Kim Rose
Dealers Room: Dan Sandifer
Disabled Services: Sable Lofy
Disabled Services Staff: Debra Levin, Jeromy Miller, Christina Velasquez
Evening Events: Cathy Beckstead & Patrick Beckstead
Floor Manager: Bert Boden
Gaming: Heide Nichols
Gaming Staff: Mark McKellip, Robert Saunders, Keith Willis, Daniel Molzahn
Green Room: Genny Dazzo
Green Room Staff: Jane Kenealy, Tony Kenealy, Sandy Cohen
Guest Relations: Steffnee Sandifer
Guest Liaisons: Andrea Harrell, Ashley Warriner, Barnaby Edwards, Dani Shriver-Simpson, Heather Fellows, Jeff Elston, Jennifer Fletcher, Kevin Carbonneau, Mark Oliver, Matt Evenden, Ruth Ann Stern, Sue Lemon, Paul Condon
Hospitality Suites: Karl Lembke & Lin Daniel
Hospitality Staff: Eylat Poliner, Sundance Bekinnie, Samantha Davis, Leon Diamond, Sasha Fraytet, Jack Plummer, Crys Pretzman, HanaLena Schwartz, Kevin Dodds, James Foster, Roger Rose, Eris Young, Flavius George, Nathan Hall, Mike Lemos, Marsia Powers
Hotel Liaison: Joyce Lloyd
Associate Hotel Liaison: Kim Marks Brown
Kaffeeklatsches: Anne Macko
Kaffeeklatsch Staff: Ed Comstock, Jennifer MacDonald-Comstock, Kelly Maguire, Marie Parsons, Cindy Thornton
Karaoke: Korinne Wilkening
Karaoke Staff: Alannah Ford, Patrick Beckstead
Logistics: Robbie Bourget
Logistics Staff: Sherri Benoun, Albert Sheean, Chris Sawyer, George McUrso, Henry Sierra, Keri Palmetto, Rob Powell, Ariel Gerdts
Main Stage Manager: Suze Campagna
Main Stage Team: Alyson Schultz, Heatherlynn Nichols Gonzalez
Masquerade: Jennifer Adams Kelley
Masquerade Staff: Clare Moseley, Jan Fennick
Member Services: Alec Orrock
Member Services Staff: Pam Buck, Caitlin Doolittle, Niki La Teer
Programming, Events & Talent Booking: Shaun Lyon
Programming Operations: Dan Sandifer
Programming Operations Staff: Scott Busman, Christopher Hanafi, Ingrid Oliansky, Michael John Simpson, Samantha Warner, Jeanina Co, Kimberly Paul
Public Relations: Shaun Lyon
Registration Desk: Elayne Pelz
Registration Staff: Beverly Isherwood, Fatenah Issa, Genevieve Johnston-Grier, Joan Steward, Michelle Pincus, Bob Ree, Julia Ree, Nancy Rodriguez-Bell, Carla Schiller, Kathryn Sullivan, Janelle Van Hook, Martin Young, Ariel Gerdts, Eryn Hildebrand
Sales to Members: Tony Benoun
Sales Staff: C. Anita Nunez
Staffing: Dan Sandifer
Special Projects: Alan Hale & Tony Benoun
Special Projects Team: Korina Johnson, Kris Bauer
Technical Operations: Cathy Beckstead, Charlie Hoff & Scott Beckstead
Technical Staff: Chuck Shimada, Angie Zamora, Chris Broholm, Dean Johnson, Eric R. Umali, Jacquie Adorni, John Maizels, Jolyn Johnson, Jon Ross, Kari Swanson, Marcie Hansen, Mike Donahue, Patricia Miller, Robert G. Smith
Treasurer: Elayne Pelz
UNIT (ConOps): Lee Almodovar
Team Leaders: Vee Owens, John Harold, Adam Bruno, Eric Owens, Kenneth Dodds, Justine Reynolds
UNIT Staff: Ali Kaufman, Allesy Henze, Amy Heintz, Brenda Fortin, Chris Vandergriff, Christine Amarantus, CJ Carmichael, Daniel Murphy, Daniel Stack, David Glazer, Dylan McKinley, Eric Nelson, Florence Diaz, Jackie Munroe, Jacob Fortin, James Jones, Jonathan Rosas, Katie Noice, Kayla Boden, Kelsey Devries, Kendra Rysan, Kevin Fennel, Kristen Suszek, Logan May, Lyle Glazer, Marguerite Hartman, Mary McKinley, Max Rodriguez, Michael Marshall, Michael Molisani, Michael Weinstein, Misty Rivera, Nana Rump, Noah Fernandez, Quinn Travis, Rachael Murphy, Regina Franchi, Robin Portune, Sam Park, Scott Simpson, Shannon Demarest, Shawn Sulma, Thea Rivera, Theodore Tuyo, Tyler Mazzeo, Victoria Gould, Zach Lockhart, Avery Eisenman, Candace Cundall, Catherine Garcia, Christina Sanchez, Epiphany Crocker, George Megyei, Margaret Foulk, Sean Boundy, Shantel Nguyen, Christina Perwich
Video Programming: Erik Engman