Do you have a question regarding an Otafest event? Below is a list of the current members and their roles. Everyone here is accountable to help make all Otafest events as enjoyable as possible for you.

Please feel free to contact them for more information!

General Information / Questions info@otafest.com
Chairperson Justin Lo chairman@otafest.com
A/V Multimedia Paul Kiemele
Shane Barry
Rebecca Berze
Gary Cheung
Iain George
Rob Hepburn
Alfred Lim
av@otafest.com

photography@otafest.com
Art and Graphics Gareth Lypka
Candy Niu
Cindy Chen
Agnes Kwon
Claudia Wang
Ziyu Wang
Christina Windley
Vicky Xiao
artist@otafest.com
Community Marketing Nathan Hunt
Mitchell Nabata
 
Emergency Management Brendan Hood
Amanda Forster
Behfar Lotfizadeh
Jei Wong
bhood@otafest.com
Internal Operations Binh Du
Suzanne Lien
Behfar Lotfizadeh
Celine Wong
admin@otafest.com

registration@otafest.com
Policy Enforcement Dan Ritchie
Chris Harbaugh
Jessica Neary
security@otafest.com
Public Relations Gareth Lypka
Paul Kiemele
Behfar Lotfizadeh
Jei Wong
pr@otafest.com

website@otafest.com
Special Events Stephanie Foran
Jenny Chan
John Avendano
Martyn Bampton
Shelby Emro
Shawn Hansen
Alycia Herlein
Colleen Holt
Darren Lau
Amanda Langer
Daniel Le
Jeffrey Livermore
Ayla Lo
Tracy Luu
Dustin Lui
Miko Managat
Sara McGonigal
Vladimir Mikenine
Vlad Pohnert
Andrew Quesnel
Andrew Sanchez
Kurtis Schaetzle
Robert Szustakowski
Angela Thomas
Jei Wong
special-events@otafest.com

cosplay@otafest.com

panels@otafest.com

amv@otafest.com
Vendors & Artist Alley Vicky Lau
Dylan Almrude
Jessica Ha
Stanley Liang
Behfar Lotfizadeh
Danielle Ly
Christina Tang
Mariella Villalobos
artist.alley@otafest.com

vendors@otafest.com
Volunteering Andrew Quesnel
Emily Chow
Emily Choy
Krystal Lui
volunteer@otafest.com

Names in bold indicate department heads.