Daniel Chapman is a 2016 graduate of the University of Texas and a 2012 graduate of Seven Lakes High School in Katy. He was a member of the Texas team that won the 2011 National All-Star Academic Tournament and a member of the 2012 Texas Quiz Bowl Championship squad.
Mary Hanks is the radio voice of InStyle Magazine for Sight Into Sound and the audio describer for Houston Grand Opera. A graduate of Rice University, she has been involved in quiz bowl since 1998.
Nicholas Kwiatkowski is an author and teacher at iSchool High @ University Park. He graduated from Texas A&M in 2006, where he was a member of the Fightin’ Texas Aggie Band He began playing Quiz Bowl in 1999 at Tomball High School.
Eric Kylberg is data processor for Global Geophysical Services in Dallas. Eric is a 2007 graduate of Temple High School. Eric earned a bachelor’s and master’s in mathematics from Texas A&M University in 2011 and 2013, respectively.
Matt Pargeter is a 2009 graduate of the University of the Incarnate Word with a degree in Spanish and International Studies. He also has paralegal certification and works as an administrative clerk for a San Antonio collections law firm. With Holland Hall from Tulsa, OK, he won the 2005 National Academic Championship and is in the NAC’s hall of fame.
Victoria Rduch is a graduate of Amherst College, and led the Klein Collins team that finished third at TQBA’s state championship in 2004.
Dennis Ugolini is the Chair of the Physics Department at Trinity University in San Antonio. He received his B.S. at Cal Tech and his Ph.D. at Stanford. His age and point of origin have been lost to history.