Emily Hurst Pritchett, an artist and illustrator, turned her early diet of animation and comic books into a life work of storytelling through art.
Ben Dylan Aaronovitch is an English author, particularly of the Rivers of London novel series.
John Scalzi is a New York Times best-selling author, the winner of several Hugo and Locus awards, a former president of the Science Fiction Writers of America, and a regular online presense.
Kevin Roche is an research engineer/scientist at IBM Research Almaden, specializing in materials for magnetoelectronics, spintronics, and other related technologies.
Bradford Lyau has been a life-long reader of science fiction, part of fandom for over fifty years, and panelist for over thirty years.
Amy Kucharik [/kuh-CHAR-ick/] energizes swing dances, festivals and listening rooms alike.