Meet the Team

Pat Mooney
Design Lead

Founder of Flagbearer Games, Pat Mooney (he/him) is a writer and game designer with five years of professional experience across mobile, web, and tabletop games. Interested in storytelling systems of all shapes and sizes, many of his projects take a playful approach to learning and exploration. His historical work focuses on the Atlantic Revolutions and Celtic Mythology.

Collyn Messier
Rules Development

Collyn Messier (they/them) has been playing RPG’s since they were 4 years old, which is coincidentally how their parents met. As a child they developed a love of history while volunteering at Plimoth. Collyn has worked an odd variety of jobs, from side show performer to neuroscientist. Most of their games are imbued with a narrative focus, balanced by an open world approach

Kate Devorak
Writing and Research

Kate Devorak (she/they) is a writer, actor, director, comedian, and independent researcher. She is the creator and host of Remarkable Providences, a podcast deep dive into the history of the Salem Witch Trials. She is also the co-creator and co-host of The Xmas Mistake: A Cursed Podcast, for which she has watched too many Christmas romance movies. Kate can be found online nowhere, by design.

Adrienne Cohen
Art Direction

Adrienne (she/her) is the art director for N&C, a graphic & UI/UX designer, and an enigma wrapped in a mystery. Yes, she will be on your podcast. She is not allowed to buy more houseplants.

Paul Marchant
Game Designer

Paul (he/him) is a BIPOC, writer, creator, contributor and game designer, who has been in the TTRPG and LARP space for over the last 20 years. He has consulted and contributed to many projects across the many genres of the tabletop space as well as playtested Video and Tabletop games. He can be found working with other BIPOC Contributors at Apochromatic Unlimited. You can also find Paul on the Response Team Omnicron podcast.

Keith Stratton
Game Designer

Keith Stratton (he/him) is a life long nerd and collector of anachronistic skills and items. Fortunately this all contributes to figuring out how to play pretend with many sided dice.

Sten Bjorn
Game Designer

Sten Bjorn (They/Them) is a long time tabletop nerd and writer who began their professional career with Flagbearer Games. A Potawatomi native, amateur history buff, fencer, philosophy hobbyist and self proclaimed jack of all trades, Sten hopes to carve out a space for themselves in the tabletop writing world one draft at a time.

Lin “Rascal” Taylor
Additional Writing and Editing

Lin (Rascal on the internet, she/her) is a writer, editor, game designer, and book recommender by trade. She earned an MFA in creative writing in 2016 and now works based out of Massachusetts. When not at work she can be found reading, playing games, begging her houseplants not to die, buying new houseplants, and carefully choosing Pokemon nicknames.