Mark DeLoura is a veteran technologist, recently completing a term as Senior Advisor for Digital Media at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP). While at OSTP, Mark focused on expanding the use of games as a tool for engagement and education, and increasing computer science education through informal means such as toys, games, and the Maker movement. Since returning to Seattle, Mark has worked on K-12 computing education and the use of games for learning. He maintains a weekly newsletter on informal learning technologies called the Level Up Report. Prior to joining the White House, Mark worked in leadership positions at Sony, Nintendo, Google, Ubisoft, and THQ, among others.