The Team

The I, Awake Team continues to grow and expand.

The team consists of many different types of expertise, skill sets and personalities combined with committed due diligence and dedication for the mission of this project.

 
 

Team Leads

Patrick Deegan, PhD    Founder, Lead Artist and Roboticist

Patrick Deegan, PhD

Founder, Lead Artist and Roboticist

Bethany Daley    Operations

Bethany Daley

Operations

Nathaniel Hedges    Creative Director and Build Lead

Nathaniel Hedges

Creative Director and Build Lead

Corey Bachman    Software Lead

Corey Bachman

Software Lead

Nathan Argetsinger    Roboticist and Embedded Systems Lead

Nathan Argetsinger

Roboticist and Embedded Systems Lead

Will Atwood    Animation & Visual Lead  

Will Atwood

Animation & Visual Lead 

Alex Prignon    Community Engagement co-Lead

Alex Prignon

Community Engagement co-Lead

Julien Rosilio    Community Engagement co-Lead

Julien Rosilio

Community Engagement co-Lead

Michael Gasiorek   Marketing Lead

Michael Gasiorek

Marketing Lead

 

Partners, Advisors & Collaborators

Harry Kloor, Ph.D, Ph.D    Media and Manifestation Lead

Harry Kloor, Ph.D, Ph.D

Media and Manifestation Lead

Brendan Gaffney    Advisor

Brendan Gaffney

Advisor

Neil Pennington, PhD    Power and UK Advisor

Neil Pennington, PhD

Power and UK Advisor

Cheryl Edison    People, Places and Things

Cheryl Edison

People, Places and Things

Members

Tony Pham    Marketing & Team Love

Tony Pham

Marketing & Team Love

Brett Red    Behavioral Roboticist

Brett Red

Behavioral Roboticist

Assi Shalom    Engineering / Solidworks

Assi Shalom

Engineering / Solidworks

Julie Martin    Social Media / Community Engagement

Julie Martin

Social Media / Community Engagement

Salvador Tor Camorlinga Solberg    Creative

Salvador Tor Camorlinga Solberg

Creative

Liz Favini    Graphic & Web Design

Liz Favini

Graphic & Web Design

 
 

It takes a village

“I’ve learned never to expect people to be better than they are, but to always have faith that they can become more.”

- Larry Harvey