Meet the Staff

Don't let the job titles fool you; we're a team of six.
Amazing Portraits by Alena Lane


illustration of CEO & Founder - David Derus

David Derus

CEO & Founder

Favorite Games: Pathfinder (Let’s get fussy with numbers!)

Favorite Dice: Rainbow Wood

Fun Fact: Dave has learned six languages and forgotten four of them.

illustration of COO - Maria Perry

Maria Perry

Chief Operations Officer

Favorite Games: D&D 5e and Monster of the Week

Favorite Dice: Carina Nebula

Fun Fact: Maria’s first job was selling costumes at Renaissance Faires.

illustration of CDO - Dylan Vaughn

Dylan Vaughn

Chief Design Officer

Favorite Games: Star Wars EotE, D&D 5e

Favorite Dice: Midnight Sigil

Fun Fact: Dylan has the same initials as the Department of Motor Vehicles.

illustration of CPO - Ian Vaughn

Ian Vaughn

Chief Logistics Officer

Favorite Games: D&D 5e, David’s Secret Zombie RPG

Favorite Dice: Mermage

Fun Fact: Ian can’t look up with his right eye due to an old injury.

Rach Ferrell

Social Media Manager/Artist

Favorite Games: D&D 5E, Myst, and The Blockbuster Game

Favorite Dice: Bifrosting!

Fun Fact: Rach was born in the Year of the Ox and is just happy to be here.

Joanie Cucchiara

Officer of Fulfillment

Favorite Games: World of Warcraft and Hive

Favorite Dice: Corruption

Fun Fact: Joanie has seen My Chemical Romance in concert 7 times.