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Mr. Kevin O'Gorman
Mr. O’Gorman has been teaching at TECC|East since 2018.The year he joined he designed and launched the Video Game Design 2 and Video Game Design 3 courses. He was elected TECC|East’s Teacher of the Year for the 2022-23 school year.
He has been involved with the video game industry since joining his first studio in 1997. As a lead designer he led the creation of seven published titles. He’s also served as a producer and a studio manager. He’s been a member of the International Game Developers Association (IGDA) since 1997 and has led chapters in Dallas, Atlanta and New Orleans at various times. And to make things real interesting, he published a board game a few years ago. As a result, he also founded the IGDA's Analog Special Interest Group for people in the video game industry who are also interested in making tabletop games. LISD may be the latest stop in his teaching career but he has been teaching game design and development to college and high school students for close to 20 years.