Shannon McDowell is a Canadian board game and puzzle designer who is obsessed with escape rooms, travel, Disney, and cats. She works at the Wilfrid Laurier University game design and development program where she researches escape rooms and was a member of the design team for the Red Bull Escape Room World Championship.
Tim is an award winning board game designer from Stouffville Ontario and an active member of the Game Artisans of Canada. His games have been sold in 10 countries and have been featured in multiple magazines and podcasts. You may know his games Wreck Raiders, Quartex, Gridstones or Order of Invention.
Todd Crapper (he/him) is an award-winning tabletop game designer and indie publisher who just might be addicted to game design. Seriously. Even reading this bio is just enabling his habit and now attending BreakoutCon for the 4th year in a row will just make it worse. C'mon, he's published Killshot, High Plains Samurai, ScreenPlay, and is working on almost a dozen other projects with Broken Ruler Games, he's the Marketing & Design Manager for Third Eye Games, and works as a freelancer graphic designer for numerous other publishers. You can learn more about his addiction at brokenrulergames.net.