Nahil Sharkasi

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Nahil Sharkasi

Nahil Sharkasi is a Program Manager at Microsoft Studios developing games and interactive entertainment for Kinect on Xbox 360. Her projects include Kinect Fun Labs, Build-A-Buddy and Kinect Star Wars.

Sharkasi graduated from USC with an M.F.A. in Interactive Media. While at USC, Sharkasi produced and co-designed a prototype for a flash game teaching high school students about American constitutional history. Named Participation Nation, Sharkasi managed the project that was a collaboration between the Game Innovation Lab, KCET and Activision.

Sharkasi has also worked for companies including Trigger LA and Humana, both developing iPhone apps and testing flash games.