Meet our Staff

Here you will find some interesting tidbits about the various staff that make Anime USA run smoothly. Not all staff is listed, but we hope to share a little bit more about us. As always you can contact various departments over on our contact us page .

Traditional Gaming

James Iagulli

Department Head

Traditional Gaming is sometimes also known as board or tabletop gaming. This is the place where attendees can go to enjoy our vast library of analog games. Traditional gaming also hosts a variety of RPG and strategy titles as well.

Duties: James wrangles and organizes everything that goes into planning the game room, everything from polishing the dice, to dusting the instruction manuals.
Years working with the show: Since 2014
Favorite Anime/Manga: Bubble Gum Crisis, Tenchi Muyo, Overlord, Spy X Family, MHA
Favorite Video Games: Duke Nukem, Castlevania, Advance Wars, Lunar
Other Interests: Transformers, G.I. Joe, Godzilla, Starriors, Video games, Board Games, Physical media of all types
Advice for new attendees: Take your time & enjoy everything.

Live Creative Content

Amit K. Sen

Department Head

Live creative content is where we harness the strengths of our official staff photographers and videographers.

Duties: Amit ensures that all photographers and videographers cover panels, cosplay, events, and guests. Duties also include scheduling, interviews, photography, main camera operations, videography, and editing / storage of all relevant footage.
Years working with Anime USA: 11
Favorite Panel Topics: Cowboy Bebop
Favorite Anime: Naruto
Favorite Manga: Berserk
Favorite Video Games: Final Fantasy XI & Final Fantasy XIV
Other Interests: Break Dancing & Hip Hop/R&B
Advice for new convention attendees: Stay Hydrated and wear comfortable shoes. Plan ahead so you can enjoy yourself.
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