Chelsea Howe, senior game designer at mobile-game developer TinyCo, previously worked at Zynga, designing and analyzing features that touched tens of millions of persons. She also held a position at SuperBetter Labs, where she researched positive emotion and social connection to make games more powerful, evocative, and meaningful.

In addition to her role at TinyCo, Howe works with independent game developers such as Funomena and Kimochis. She also runs the San Francisco Global Game Jam.

In 2012, Howe received the Microsoft WIG Rising Star award and was named one of Fast Company's 100 Most Creative People in Business.

BA, Cornell University