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Young Inventor Challenge

We thank these and talented toy and game industry professionals for

volunteering their valuable  time and expertise in guiding our Young Inventor

Challenge Entrants! 

Interested in being a mentor/judge? Email Alicia Alexander! 

Young Inventor Challenge Team

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Karen Luciana, Co-Director
After a 30 year career in education, Karen is joining POP as our Director of the Young Inventors' Challenge.  Karen Luciana is a former teacher who helped launch the Young Inventor's Challenge 14 years ago.  She believes and encourages the Power of Play both inside and outside of the classroom. Karen has promoted numerous games for use in the classroom. She has written Game Reviews, Educational Articles encouraging play in education, and curriculum for several games.


Jaz Darden, Co-Director

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Alicia Alexander, Judge/Mentor Liaison 

Thank You to our Judges & Mentors!

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