Our Team

Gallifrey One Conventions is a California nonprofit organization, an independent subsidiary of the Institute for Specialized Literature (ISL), Inc., a nonprofit organization dedicated to local science fiction conventions. The annual Gallifrey One conventions are organized and run entirely by our ALL VOLUNTEER team.

Gallifrey One’s Board of Directors (in blue) is responsible for all policy decisions and management of our organization; the Board also selects and supervises our annual convention staff.

Gallifrey One Board of Directors

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

2017 Convention Staff

Accessibility Services: Sable Lofy
Accessibility Services Staff: Angela Nolasco, Corinne Soutar, Daniel Davidson, Nicole Hjerling, Ryan Brown-Kohalmy, Sean Brown-Kohalmy
Art Show: Elizabeth Klein-Lebbink, Jerome Scott
Art Show Staff: Charles Matheny, Jefery Roberts, Katherine Seddon, Mary Jane Jewell
Autographs: Julie Stein
Autographs Staff: Bill Watson, Chuck Dietz, EJ Hyncik, Julie Hyncik
Charity Auction: Robbie Bourget, Jessica Florence
Auction Bookkeeping: Chad Jones, Sherri Benoun
Donation Room Staff: Allie Ashe, Alyssa King, Anna Diamond, Caitlin Kagawa, Dawn Bourn, Ed Hooper, Jennifer Carey, Jessica Montague, Jessica Watson, Katie Cullen, Liz Carlie, Salina Conlan
Children’s Programming Room: Alissa McKersie
Children’s Programming Staff: Anjuli Reed, Avani Reed, Collin Wilcox, DeLinda Sprow, Jennifer Kloenne
Costume Repair & Enhancement Shop: Melissa DeMello
Costume Repair Staff: Colleen Crosby, Kim Rose, Roger Rose, Shawn Crosby, Victor Shapero
Daytime Program & Dealers Room Supervisor: Dan Sandifer
Evening Program Supervisor: Patrick Beckstead
Floor Manager: Bert Boden
Gaming: Heide Nichols
Gaming Staff: Keith Willis, Mark McKellip, Robert Saunders, Chris Newman, Jennifer Ings
Green Room: Jane & Tony Kenealy
Green Room Staff: Sandy Cohen
Guest Relations: Steffnee Sandifer
Guest Liaisons: Ashley Warriner, Barnaby Edwards. Dani Shriver-Simpson, Heather Fellows, Jeff Elston, Kevin Carbonneau, Kevin Steil, Mark Oliver, Ruth Ann Stern, Sue Lemon
Hospitality Suites: Karl Lembke
Hospitality Staff: Amber Ciancio, C. Anita Nunez, Crys Pretzman, Eylat Poliner, Gwen Newton, HanaLena Schwartz, Hannah Murray, Jack Plummer, Jeromy Miller, Jose Martinez, Lauren Mandel, Leon Diamond, Marsia Powers, Samantha Davis, Susan Fox, Flavius George, Floyd Broadnax, Mercedes Delgado
Hotel Liaison: Joyce Lloyd
Associate Hotel Liaisons: Kim Marks Brown, Jason Justice
Kaffeeklatsches: Anne Macko
Kaffeeklatsch Staff: Cindy Molyneux, Ed Comstock, Jennifer McDonald-Comstock, Marie Parsons, Kelly McGuire
Karaoke: Korinne Alexis Smith
Logistics & Transportation: Robbie Bourget
Logistics Staff: Albert Sheean, Chris Sawyer, George McUrso, Henry Sierra, Keri Palmetto, Rob Powell, Donald Pettyjohn
Main Stage Manager: Suze Campagna
Main Stage Team: Alyson Schultz, Heatherlynn Nichols Gonzalez
Masquerade: Jennifer Adams Kelley
Masquerade Staff: Clare Moseley, Jan Fennick, Wendy Murphy
Member Services Desk: Alec Orrock
Member Services Staff: Pam Buck, Caitlin Doolittle, Lauren Justice
Programming, Event Scheduling & Talent Booking: Shaun Lyon
Programming Operations: Samantha Warner
Programming Operations Staff: Scott Busman, Ingrid Oliansky, Christopher Hanafi, Michael John Simpson, Ethan Paul, Arlene Ma Suy
Staff Photographer: Jeff Yokomura
Registration Desk: Elayne Pelz
Registration Staff: Beverly Isherwood, Bob Ree, Carla Schiller, Fatenah Issa Genevieve Johnston-Grier, Janelle Van Hook, Joan Steward, Julia Ree, Kathryn Sullivan, Mark Ohde, Nancy Rodriguez-Bell, Jessica Irwin-McGinnis
Staffing: Dan Sandifer
Special Projects: Alan Hale & Tony Benoun
Special Projects Team: Korina Johnson
Gallifrey One Sales Staff: Stephen Alderson, Jennifer Dougherty, Trudi Powell
Technical Operations: Cathy & Dean Johnson
Technical Staff: Scott Beckstead, Chuck Shimada, Jolyn Johnson, Eric R. Umali, Mike Donahue, Patricia Miller, Marcie Hansen, Angie Zamora, Chris Broholm, Jacquie Adorni, John Maizels, Jon Ross, Kari Swanson, Robert G. Smith
Treasurer: Elayne Pelz
UNIT (ConOps): Robbie Bourget & Lee Almodovar
Team Leaders: Vee Owens, John Harold, Adam Bruno, Eric Owens, Justine Reynolds
UNIT Staff: Ali Kaufman, Allesy Henze, Amy Heintz, Brenda Fortin, Catherine Garcia, Christina Sanchez, Christine Amarantus, Daniel Murphy, Daniel Stack, David Glazer, David Isherwood, Drew Nolan, Dylan McKinley, Eric Nelson, Florence Diaz, George Megyei, Jacob Fortin, Jacqueline Monroe, Jennifer Williams, Jessica Paul, Jonathan Rosas, Katie Noice, Kayla Boden, Kelsey Devries, Kendra Rysan, Kevin Dodds, Kevin Fennel, Kristen Suszek, Logan May, Lyle Glazer, Marguerite Hartman, Mary McKinley, Max Rodriguez, Michael Marshall, Michael Molisani, Michael Weinstein, Misty Rivera, Nancy Rump, Noah Fernandez, Rachael Murphy, Regina Franchi, Robin Portune, Sam Park, Scott Simpson, Shannon Demarest, Shawn Sulma, Thea Rivera, Theodore Tuyo, Tony Caballero, Tyler Mazzeo, Victoria Gould, Abigail Hutton, Alice Massoglia, Arifah Newell, Dan Murphy, Ebony Georges-Smith, Kevin Fennel, Lean Nelson, Marcia Minsky, Nathan Hall, Pamela Harvey, Shannon Ponsford, Shantel Nguyen
Video Room & Program Videos: Erik Engman