Contact

David Long

David leads the MAGIC team. From supporting the teaching and learning goals of the research spaces to building connections for entrepreneurism and commercialization, David champions the MAGIC mission. Want to talk strategy or find opportunities for engagement and partnership? Contact David.

David Long
Director of RIT MAGIC Center
585-475-5724
Jennifer Hinton

Jenn provides leadership for day-to-day programming of the RIT MAGIC Center | MAGIC Spell Studios. Jenn has her finger on the pulse of all things MAGIC and coordinates our government, community, industry, client, student relations and more! Want to connect with us? Contact Jenn.

Jennifer Hinton
Associate Director of RIT MAGIC Center
585-475-2539
Brenda Schlageter

Brenda is an operations ninja who is adept at multi-tasking and logistics. Brenda works hard behind the scenes coordinating our student teams, managing our business operations, and keeping everyone productive so we can make MAGIC happen! Need something done? Contact Brenda.

Brenda Schlageter
MAGIC Center Building and Operations Manager
585-475-6464
Amanda Hughes

Amanda is our tech wizard and manager of all things related to production, both pre and post. She oversees our film sound stage, color correction and sound mix rooms, movie theater, media development and AR/VR laboratories. Want to make something cool with us? Contact Amanda.

Amanda Hughes
Technology Manager and Studio Systems Specialist
315-877-1778
Robert Mostyn

Rob leads our efforts as an Empire State Development-designated Digital Games Hub. Rob is also the founder of ROC Game Dev. Are you passionate about gamedev and want to be a part of this growing #ROC community? Contact Rob.

Robert Mostyn
MAGIC Hub Coordinator
Aaron Nieboer

With experience as a creative director, two-time Rochester game studio founder and an adjunct professor, Aaron is the perfect person to be leading MAGIC's production efforts! Aaron's production know-how is an an asset to our student Maker teams, as well as our latest internal game development project, That Damn Goat. Want to join one of our teams? Contact Aaron.

Aaron Nieboer
MAGIC Production Associate
5857293657
Eva Sarachan-Dubay

Eva wears two big hats and is our events and logistic guru, as well as our queen of social media. Are you interested in collaborating with us on an event?  Contact Eva! Love what you see on our social media platforms? Follow us and join the conversation!

Eva Sarachan-Dubay
Events and Social Media Manager
585-475-7485