Professor Kesselman is a 25 year veteran of the game industry and has done everything from tool coding to leading 3 online startups as CTO. He is a named inventor in 3 Sun Microsystems patents and was the creator of the Project Darkstar game server research project at Sun Laboratories. He holds a BS in image generation from the UW Madison, an MS in Emergent Media from Champlain College, and an MFA in Digital Entertainment from FAU.
His hobbies include Roleplaying games, folk music and hacking around with single board computers and new programming paradigms. He has created two publicly available table top roleplaying games, MUTT and Hero High.
He maintains a website for both his academic and independent projects at http://community.worldwizards.net