Wen Reischl, Director
Wen (he/him/his) is a freelance writer, game designer, and business lycanthrope working in the oil and gas industry. Wen’s focus on community organizing began in 2007 when he became the public face of the Denver RPG Meetup, now one of the world’s largest role playing meetup groups. In 2017 he added his voice to the multiple ENnie award winning Gnome Stew gaming blog and in 2018 leveraged his visibility with a transformative coming out post. Wen has a decade of experience as a Toastmaster and considers networking his super power. He’s previously been involved in corporate diversity and inclusion initiatives and served on several boards including Gamers Giving Inc., a Colorado nonprofit that hosts table top gaming events in support of good causes. Wen has role played for more than thirty years and enjoys story driven board games, video games, and LARPs. His goal is to unite, expand, and uplift the gaming community.