Geek Girl Pen Pals has been in existence since March 2013. We’ve had a lot of awesome people help run things in that time.

Here’s a little guide to who’s who:

Current Staff
Hall of Fame

Current Staff

Here’s who’s running the IGGPPC show! Our excellent team of volunteer staff works hard to keep our community making magic through the mail. <3

SummerIGGPPC Director, Cat Wrangler, Inter Galactic Spreadsheet Wizard, Tribble in Disguise
Summer, aka Sumsy, is a Texan by birth and Chicagoan by choice. She’s obsessed with manatees and studies 14th century Italian sword fighting & martial arts.
JoannaIGGPPC Director, Manager of Mischief, Bad Joke Encyclopedia, Closet Cosplay Aficionado
Joanna, aka Jo, is a semi-professional storyteller and dabbling artist with a permanent case of wanderlust.
KimIGGPPC Staff, Nostalgia enthusiast, gaming aficionado, kindness ambassador
Kim, aka Peachy, loves all things retro. She can often be found watching classic films, or mashing buttons on her favorite retro gaming console. She’d petition for it to be Christmas and Halloween year-round, and definitely considers cake an acceptable breakfast food.
MafaldaIGGPPC Staff, Head holiday enthusiast, resident test kitchen expert, giver of smiles
Mafalda, aka JustCombined, is a proud Slytherin. She always has food on her mind and can be found in the kitchen making delightful dishes and taste-testing new recipes. With her daughter and hubs by her side, she’s conquering the world one tummy at a time.
SteenaIGGPPC Staff, Post-scriptress, Carol Corporal, Obscure Film Factoid Genius
Steena is a northern pine transplanted to the prairie. Her heart is full of bats and social justice and her mind has movie quotes on repeat.
RhiannonIGGPPC Staff, Social Media Manager
Rhiannon is a crafting, cooking coder from the UK. She loves all things cute, creepy, and Animal Crossing!
KaraIGGPPC Staff, Swaps Coordinator, IGGPPCamp Nurse Buffalo, Nerd
Kara (pronunciation: KAR-uh) has been lurking around IGGPPC since Round 1, because she feels at home in this lovely community of friends who are passionate about snail mail, creative pursuits, and interests that tend towards being off the beaten path.

The Founders

The two unicorns, one good, one evil, who had an idea on March 19th, 2013 and that idea sprung to life as the International Geek Girl Pen Pals Club. But which one is good and which is evil?

FarquharsonCo-Founder, Spreadsheet Wizard, Supervillain, Oxygen Thief
Emily aka Farquharson is a freestyle baker, unicorn hunter, book fiend and the IGGPPC HQ resident supervillain.
StewieCo-Founder, Design Pixie, Ewok, Part-time Phoebe Buffay
Stewie is an Internet pixie who does web development and marketing, as well as graphics magic and general creative merriment for the club.

Staff Hall of Fame

Many have kept the Good Ship IGGPPC afloat since its inception in 2013. Here we honour those who have come before us, that have helped, guided and donated so much heart and time to the club

JenIGGPPC Director, OG Overlord, Sprinkle Enthusiast, Professional Crazy Cat Lady, Holder of Everyone’s Hands, World’s Friendliest Canadian
Jen, aka Sparkles, is a obsessed with all things cute. She collects fabric, baking supplies, and lip gloss. When she isn’t playing handheld games, you’ll find her reading, baking cookies, or binging TV shows on Netflix.
EmmaOG Overlord, That Cupcake Girl, Dinosaur Queen and Illustrator of Things
Emma juggles illustrating with a job in finance and baking up a storm whenever she has a free moment.
ArielleSciency One, Tea Aficionado, Total Texan, Queen of the Jeeps
Arielle, aka Toasty, is a mad scientist who, when not wearing her lab coat, can be seen putting her scientific background to use, dabbling in baking, cooking, and canning.
Kimberlee Hello Kitty’s Bestie, Bookworm, Coffee Addict
Kimberlee is a bibliophile, shoe-oholic, planner addict, and lover of all things small and cute and fluffy.
RosaPodcast Producer, Viking, Gingerbread Builder Extraordinaire, Sweater Weather Enthusiast
Rosa spends much of her time baking silly gingerbread people and reading in her much-beloved fantasy books. She is a Ravenclaw, but secretly wishes she was a Hufflepuff.
AmandaIGGPPC Prefect, Planner of paper adventures, wielder of sword and pen, (not-so-)secretly squishy.
Amanda, aka amavongeek, has a strange fondness for both monsters and sharp objects, which lends itself well to her most time-consuming hobby: tabletop RPG’s. She’s a collector of fuzzballs (current count: 5) and advocate for year-round Halloween (all the costumes and spoops, please!)
ValerieDragon, Spockling, Nintendo Queen
Raised in the wilds of Indianapolis by Nintendo & Legos, Valerie turned out mostly okay, except for a strange dependency on books, music, tea, movies, & her electronic devices.
RJIGGPPC Prefect, Social Media Manager
Raja, aka RJ, is a Learner by day and artist by night. She knows over 100 different facts mainly of plants and the universe.
MichelleSwaps Coordinator
Michelle loves to spend her time at comic conventions and obsesses over space themed everything. She’s a new runner (hopes to one day complete a Disney Run) and a big planner nerd.
JenniferYouTube Coordinator
Maker of Films, Writer of Stories, Crafter, Jellicle Cat, YouTube Guru. Jenny is a creative storyteller. She’s in love with the culture and creative space of YouTube