Tracy Fullerton, chair of USC Interactive Media & Games Division, is a game designer, educator and writer with 15 years of professional experience. She was previously an Associate Professor and Chair of the Interactive Media & Games Division of the USC School of Cinematic Arts where she is Director of the Game Innovation Lab. Tracy is the author of Game Design Workshop: A Playcentric Approach to Creating Innovative Games, a design textbook in use at game programs worldwide. Recent credits include faculty advisor for the award-winning student games Cloud, flOw, Darfur is Dying and The Misadventures of P.B. Winterbottom, and game designer for The Night Journey, a unique game/art project with artist Bill Viola. Prior to joining USC, she was president and founder of the interactive television game developer, Spiderdance Inc. Tracy’s work has received numerous industry honors including an Emmy nomination for interactive television and Time Magazine’s Best of the Web.