Chief Operating Officer + CTO at Dig-iT! Games LLC
Friends say Stuart has a crazy resume so without going into any details, today he is Chief Operating Officer at Dig-iT! Games leading a team that’s creating educational and casual games. In addition to leading game development at Dig-iT! Stuart is co-founder of the open-source GBLxAPI initiative for game-based learning and other digital educational apps. The initiative is delivering a new transparent and interoperable approach for capturing, analyzing and reporting learning activities from educational products. He is passionate about the positive impact games can have on society with a personal interest in those involving the environment. In prior years, he was president of an environmental foundation that spearheaded a Sustainable America initiative resulting in an award from the Office of the Vice President of the United States. Stuart has been helping startup companies get operational and focused for over 20 years. He volunteers as a mentor at the 1776 startup incubator in Washington DC. He has a diverse set of experiences and skills across all operational areas of business and enjoys finding solutions to problems that lead to successful outcomes. In his spare time, when not playing games, he loves to travel and photograph the world.