Parents, Educators & Engineers

Site Credits

Terry Fitzpatrick
Vice President for Children's Media and Educational Programming

Marisa Wolsky
Executive Producer

Bill Shribman
Senior Executive Producer

Melissa Carlson
Senior Producer

Nate Ball
Deysi Melgar


Chris Whitbeck
Content Director

Geoff Adams
Nate Ball
Dorothy Dickie
Eric Handler
Cam Hayduk
Kat Hayduk
Ian McFarland
Matt Watson

Video Producers

Mia Olufemi
Associate Producer

Louise Flannery
Production Coordinator

Elizabeth Walbridge
Production Assistant

Tara Taylor
Lead Designer

Stefan Mallette

Kal Gieber
Lead Developer

Alex Jones
Catherine Maldonado


Rebecca Locke
Amy Stahl

Business Managers

Photo Credits:
Nate Ball
Zoz Brooks
Nicolaus Czarnecki
Parish Kennington
Judy Lee
Emily Pratt
Michael Rossi
Anthony Tieuli
Helen Tsai
Adam Vollmer
Video and Photos of the Curiosity Rover courtesy of NASA

"Don't Flood the Fidgits!" Special Thanks:
Geoff Adams, Music
Daniel Moran, Advisor
Chris Whitbeck, Advisor

"Stuff Spinner" Special Thanks:
Anne Beatty, Editorial Project Director & Writer
Bill Shribman, Photographer
Richard (Ricky) Savage, Activity Tester
Quinn Ciesielski, Activity Tester
Matthew Young, Activity Tester

"Fidgit Factory" Special Thanks:
Christian Peth, Original Music
Amon Millner, Advisor
Chris Whitbeck, Advisor

Past Contributors:
David Peth, Senior Producer
Bharat Battu, Developer
Jamie Biggar, Senior Developer
Daniel Buckley, Designer
Kit Buckley, Developer
Daniel Bulli, Senior Developer
Sylvia Castillo, Production Assistant
Amanda Clarke, Designer
Caz Downing-Bryant, Senior Developer
Karen Doyle, Design Co-op
Molly Frey, Developer
Alan Kwan, Developer
Catherine Maldonado, Developer
Alison Morando, Designer
Tacita O. Morway, Lead Developer
Dan Nolan, Designer
Jillian Orr, Production Assistant
Rick Pinchera, Designer
Kate Pullano, Senior Designer
Louisa Rosenheck, Production Assistant
Michael Steadman, Developer
Jay Thompson, Developer
Li Wei, Senior Designer
Jon Whitney, Developer
Jolin Yim, Developer

Special thanks to our partners, funders, our colleagues in WGBH Digital, the DESIGN SQUAD GLOBAL production unit and everyone working on DESIGN SQUAD GLOBAL in our sister departments at WGBH and PBS.