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20 Grove St
Somerville MA, 01609
United States

Game Design On Demand. Building mobile games for spaces. Museums, games, education and other great adventures.

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Kellian Adams Pletcher                  

Game Producer

Innovator & Entrepreneur Multimedia Producer Educator & Lecturer

Kellian@greendoorlabs.com | www.greendoorlabs.com | 617.314.5047 | Boston, MA

Highly creative, multitalented Interactive Designer and Producer with extensive experience in  educational game design, production and management offering 10+ years of key experience. Produced multiple categories of digital and physical games with a speciality in games for informal education, location based gaming, mixed reality and object-based multimedia. Exceptional collaborative and interpersonal skills; able to build exceptional rapport with clients, driving successful product life cycles and coordinating graphical and design changes. Excels within deadline-driven environments, operating with strict budget requirements.

Areas of Expertise: Design & Media, Entrepreneur, Gaming & Multimedia, Education

  • Strategic Planning

  • Process Development

  • Staff Management

  • Financial Accountability

  • Digital World Building

  • Concept and Level Design

  • Assembling  and managing a production team

  • Designing game-based solutions

  • Curriculum Development

  • Performance Metrics

  • Online & On-site Instruction

  • Innovative Methodologies

WORK EXPERIENCE

Founder & CEO, Green Door Labs, 2011 – Present

Founded and grew innovative company in the production of educational games. Full accountability for production including, design and ideation to scope and schedule, wireframes, mock-ups and prototypes, recruiting and staffing, and performance management. Manage daily operations and business development by providing account management to bolster strong client relationships. Effectively built, motivated, and directed design teams and oversaw all operational, strategic, financial, and staffing decisions.

Key Achievements:

  • Designed and developed signature product, Edventure Builder, a platform created to help educators easily create and edit interactive content, currently used in university libraries across the country. 

  • Wrote, produced, directed and released original immersive theater games, Club Drosselmeyer 1939, Club Drosselmeyer 1940 and Save the Munbax

  • Produced, managed and released dozens of custom games for multiple cultural institutions according to their design parameters, schedule and budget


Adjunct Faculty, Northeastern University, College of Media Arts & Design, 2016 – Present

Deliver ongoing development and design of curriculums for Game Interface, Game Design Studio  and Game Capstone classes. Present unique perspectives and expertise in student instruction, while upholding established teaching standards and achieving class goals. 

Key Achievements:

  • Produce and manage 10 student teams as they build their senior capstone games

  • Provide learning environment to bolster student morale and class satisfaction.


Director, Cultural Projects, SCVNGR, Boston, MA, 2009 – 2011

On-boarded and managed educators using location-based mobile content-building platform. Offered expertise in game design and development to streamline processes and achieve organizational objectives. Collaborated with colleagues to integrate solutions and best practices, provided cross-departmental guidance to maintain process integrity.

Key Achievements:

  • Designed, produced, and managed development of interactive media projects, in partnership with 50+ museums, civic organizations, and non-profits such as the City of Chicago, and the American College and Research Library Association.

  • Projects highlighted in the Washington Examiner and on CNN.

EDUCATION AND CREDENTIALS

Master of Education, Middle School Humanities

Lesley University/Shady Hill Collaborative, Cambridge, MA 

Bachelor of Arts, International Affairs/Political Science

University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 

Massachusetts Teaching License, State of Massachusetts, 2008

ELL Teacher Certification, Marshall University in collaboration with Shanghai High School, 2002