People

CEO & Creative Technologist

As CEO of NGX, Leigh provides valuable insight, direction and business savvy. As our Creative Technologist, Leigh imagines fun and innovative experiences for our interactive technology. Leigh is an honours graduate of Vancouver Film School's New Media Program, has over 15 years of interactive media experience, and is a recipient of the "Canadian Young Entrepreneur of the Year" award. Leigh's restless ambition is to realize the next great interactive idea.

Creative Director

Over a decade of experience in interactive agencies gives Andre the leadership skills and know-how to direct the creative process at NGX. He lives for storytelling, breathes design and eats motion in a very interactive world. Andre has worked for some of the world's largest companies, won some awards and packs a mean creative punch.

Senior Interactive Designer

As our Senior Designer, Justin's passion for design, usability, and interaction comes shining through. Justin is a cool character who has extensive experience in designing creative and engaging interfaces. With a degree in digital art and design from Thompson Rivers University, coupled with his many years of know-how it is no wonder Justin leaves a trail of top-calibre work in his wake. Justin is driven to doodle (and man can he doodle!) and that's just the way we like it.

Content Strategist

Jason is an avid writer, biologist, and lifelong museum geek. With a Master’s of Science in Evolutionary Zoology, he is a published science writer, an award-winning researcher, and a handy dandy dinosaur-skeleton builder! As our Content Strategist, he has a keen ability to passionately delve into a variety of topics with ease while transforming dense material into accessible and imaginative educational stories.

VP & Project Director

As VP, Jessica creates remarkable results through the convergence of business strategy, design aesthetic, technical knowledge, and interpretive storytelling. As Project Director, Jessica leads our Project Management team with integrity to ensure our projects stay focused. Armed with her PMP Certification and a UBC Science Degree, Jess balances her formal qualifications with her passion for creativity and innovation.

Producer & Project Manager

With a degree in Aerospace Engineering and expertise in robotics and satellites, Kathleen is our rocket scientist Producer & Project Manager. Kathleen is adept at technical solutions and brings her hardware savvy to our creative exhibits. Kathleen displays her zest for innovative museum experience, all while getting the job done with prowess.

Producer & Project Manager

Diedre is an organized and capable Producer & Project Manager with a degree in Anthropology and a background in tourism. As Producer & Project Manager, Diedre shines by doing what needs to get done when it needs to get done – whether content research, documentation, or QA – all with a delightful sense of humour!

Interactive Developer

As Interactive Developer, Mike creates engaging software experiences for our physical installations. Mike is a versatile developer with knowledge in Actionscript, JavaScript, & Objective C. As a design enthusiast, he creates applications that are both aesthetically pleasing, as well as functionally intuitive. With a Diploma in Digital Media Design from the Centre for Arts and Technology, his work emphasizes creativity and interaction.

VP of Business Development

Thomas demonstrates strong leadership and astute business acumen as VP of Business Development. With an MBA from Sauder School of Business (UBC) and a Commerce degree from McGill, Thomas has the academic background to bolster his experience. With a focus on financial analysis and strategic alliances, Thomas is often found in his pink socks musing over spreadsheets and big ideas.

Senior Systems Engineer

As Senior Systems Engineer, Eric shines with 5 star qualifications: a Diploma in Systems Analysis & Computing Studies, a Certificate in Database Development, an A+ and Network+ Certified Professional (CompTIA), a Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP), Solution Developer (MCSD), and Database Administrator (MCDBA). With 20 years of software development experience, Eric has been a NGX pillar for 11 years. Eric is known as the quiet thinker who is the mastermind behind NGX systems.

AV Integration Engineer

Paul is a Certified Technology Specialist (CTS) with a diploma in Electronics Engineering Technology, a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, and expertise in AV procurement, calibration, testing and troubleshooting - otherwise known as our handy hardware specialist! When not tinkering with electronics, exploring new technologies, or building prototypes, Paul enjoys weight training – and is an avid PC gamer!

Software Developer

As Software Developer, Clint develops our content management systems, client portals, and custom web applications. With a Bachelor of Technology in Network Security from BCIT, a Diploma in Computer Systems, and a Certificate in Web Development, Clint has the formal education to bolster his hands on experience. Clint is also a gamer – and that carries over to creating compelling interactive experiences at NGX.