In my last post regarding advocacy in the game industry I spent a significant time discussing Quality of Life (QoL) – something that has been the bane of this industry for decades.
A major focus of my thoughts on the various QoL problems we face – e.g. crunch (compensated or otherwise) – was the importance for large […]
Video games have been a huge go to when it comes to needing something to blame – even if there’s no facts to support it. At one point, it was books then movies/TV then comics then rock and roll… it was only a matter of time until video games got their turn.
In addition, we […]
This past March my 3-year term on the global IGDA Board of Directors came to an end. I knew it was coming. I did my best to prepare for it. However, it was still a big part of my life for three years.
I took my seat on the board with a strong […]
Time for an update here to go over all the IGDA goodness I’ve been working on over the last few months.
Scholars Program: I’m very happy to be a part of the Scholars committee as it’s something that goes right to the core of some things that I’m passionate: helping students get better […]
I know it’s been quiet around here recently – the last part of 2012 was filled with hospital visits and a major surgery. Rather than update this space, I was focusing on my health and stealthily getting things done when feeling well. I want you, the members, to know that I’m still pushing […]
A big thank you to all of you who helped support my campaign. It was announced today that I made it onto the IGDA Board of Directors. I can’t wait to get started! Look here for continued updates as I join the board and work to serve the members as best […]
I’m thrilled to be on the slate! Stay tuned to sheriforigda.org for more updates on my platform and Q&A sessions with voters.
Additionally, with four candidates running for two seats, I’d like to take this opportunity to recommend using one of your votes for the esteemed Kate Edwards. She’s an […]
Today I sent in my formal nomination to become a Board of Directors candidate for the IGDA. Sure it was the last day to turn it in, but GGJ was also this weekend and as Executive Director Gordon Bellamy used to say:
“Don’t Break The Jam!”
I would like […]
Today the IGDA Board of Directors posted a blog update about the IGDA and SOPA/PIPA. You can read it here: http://igdaboard.wordpress.com/2012/01/20/the-igda-opposes-sopa-and-pipa/
I am very pleased to see that the IGDA came out to oppose SOPA and PIPA, although I’m somewhat concerned that the statement came […]
There’s a new post on the IGDA Board Blog and it’s the one to announce the call for nominations for this year’s elections. You can read it here: http://igdaboard.wordpress.com/2012/01/03/igda-board-nominations-open-changes-to-the-board-nomination-process/
They’ve announced several changes to the process, many of which have been a long time coming (I’ve been on the voter guidance […]
- Sheri Rubin joined the IGDA in 1999 which inspired her to become the advocate and community builder for the global video game industry that she is today.