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Heather Decker-Davis
Works at Zynga
Attended Savannah College of Art and Design
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Interested in Community Management? There's a workshop coming up in Chicago!
 
Registration is now open for our community management workshop with Ryan Olsen, which will run 1-5pm on Saturday, April 26th at Tribeca Flashpoint Academy!

https://conquerthetrolls.eventbrite.com
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Hey, IGDA members! The board of directors election ends in a couple of days. Have you voted? Check you email! #IGDAElection
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IGDA Chicago's GGJ Play Party 2014 is coming up!
 
Please join us February 28th from 7-9pm at DePaul to experience local games from Global Game Jam 2014!
ggjplayparty2014.eventbrite.com/ #ggj14
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Don't miss IGDA Chicago's Kickstarter panel this Thursday at IADT!
 
On January 16th, come see Phosphor Games, The Men Who Wear Many Hats, Amiable Games, Sinister Design and Michael Mendheim of Mutant League Football discuss "Kickstarting Your Dream Game" at IADT Chicago.

Sign up now or at the door if you'd like, as it's a free event: http://bit.ly/kickstarterpanel
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Hey #chicago #gamedev types: don't miss our big holiday charity party on Tuesday!
 
Don't forget: the Game Dev Holiday Mixer is coming up this Tuesday, December 17th at Emporium Arcade Bar! Along with plenty of good times, we'll have a food truck from Jerk.

http://game-dev-holiday-mixer.eventbrite.com/

We have special Drink+Token Vouchers on sale now, with proceeds going to the Comer Children's Hospital.

If you're one of the first 50 people to donate toys or funds to the Children's Hospital, you'll receive a Drink+Token Voucher free, courtesy of Wargaming West!

Sign up for the Mortal Kombat 2: Fight for the Kids arcade tournament and compete for great prizes from NetherRealm Studios, including a collector's copy of Injustice: Gods Among Us.
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IGDA Chicago and Industry Night are going to have the best holiday party ever AND raise donations for the Comer Children's Hospital!
 
Game Dev Holiday Mixer - Presented by IGDA Chicago and Industry Night

Join us December 17th for a holiday party at the Emporium Arcade Bar. We'll be raising money for the Children's Hospital, in addition to having an awesome time!
http://game-dev-holiday-mixer.eventbrite.com
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I'll be hosting this tomorrow!
 
Tomorrow: join us at Wargaming West from 7-9pm for our Post-GDC Meetup!
http://postgdcmeetup2014.eventbrite.com/
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If you'll be at GDC and are interested in what IGDA Chicago Chapter is up to, drop by!
 
Going to GDC? Join us for IGDA Chicago's Community Hour at the IGDA booth on Wednesday, March 19th from 11am-12pm!

https://igdachicagocommunityhour2014.eventbrite.com
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GGJ 2014 is coming up!
 
Global Game Jam (GGJ) is January 24-26th. You can get involved locally at the DePaul GGJ site as a participant striving to complete a game within 48 hours or as a mentor dropping by to provide support to the teams:

http://igdachicago.com/global-game-jam-2014/

Please help spread the word so we can make this the best GGJ yet!
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Zynga Chicago is seeking a Flash Artist!

http://company.zynga.com/careers/positions/artist-flash

Let me know if you have any questions about the position... it's on my team :)
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Please send me a resume and tell me what position you're interested in :)
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In her circles
209 people
Have her in circles
369 people
Kristen Bornemann's profile photo
Mary-Margaret Walker's profile photo
Jose Zagal's profile photo
Yuan Zhou's profile photo
Jay Margalus's profile photo
Mike Acton's profile photo
Work
Occupation
Freelancer/Contractor
Employment
  • Zynga
    Senior Technical Artist, 2013 - present
  • Spooky Cool Labs
    Technical Artist, 2012 - 2013
  • Clinton Community College
    Adjunct Faculty, 2011 - 2012
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Gender
Female
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Friends, Networking
Relationship
Married
Other names
Heather M Decker
Story
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I work, play, eat, sleep, and breathe GAMES!
Bragging rights
2011 IGDA E3 Scholar, 2012 IGDA Summit / Casual Connect Scholar, 2013 IGDA MVP Award
Education
  • Savannah College of Art and Design
    Interactive Design and Game Development, 2010 - 2012
  • The Art Institute of Pittsburgh
    Game Art and Design, 2006 - 2009
  • Clinton Community College
    Graphic Arts, 2004 - 2006
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