ESTA Leadership

Meet the passionate volunteers who help advance the esports industry.

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors are elected members, each Director serving the association on a 1-year term. The Executive Committee is comprised of a Chair, Vice-Chair, Secretary, and Treasurer - each Officer’s term shall be two years. All Board Members are involved in various committees.

John Davidson
Chair 
Davidson Learning Company 

Brett Diamond
Version 1 + Minnesota ROKKR

Anthony Gaud
The Gaud-Hammer Gaming Group

James Hess
Encore

Ben Paro
YouGov

Megan Van Petten
Founder 
ESTA

April Welch
Illinois Institute of Technology

Advisory Board

The purpose of the Advisory Board is to help the organization gain new insights and advice to solve business matters and explore new opportunities.

Robert Atkins
BALANCED Media | Technology

Brandon Brunhammer
AVI-SPL

Rebecca Dixon
the*gameHERs

Jeff Donnelley
MegaFans

Mike Ellsworth
Lightware Visual Engineering

Leslie Fitzsimmons

Leslie Fitzsimmons
FITGMR

Freddie Halstead
Techie Factory

Jenna Johnson
Version 1 + Minnesota ROKKR

Ryan Morrison
Morrison Rothman

Elena Murdock

Ascend PR

Scott Quinto
Morgan Stanley

Jared Vasiliauskas
Power & Cronin

Shae Williams
Coalition of Parents in Esports