Staff Listing

Without our team of talented and dedicated knights, Knights of Academia would not be possible! Read on to learn a bit more about them…


The Guardians and Helpers form the council on KOA that aims to fulfill a number of different tasks. Guardians are the more visible of the two, providing front line support for members, moderation and contributing to community-oriented projects.

Discord Username: Alex
Favourite Book: Zero to One by Peter Thiel

The world is wide open, and your reality is fully malleable. Alex works hard to share this truth with the world around him. He is the founder of KOA, and works with one of the best teams on this earth to spread a bit of light into this world. Thank you for joining us, and Carpe Diem!

Discord Username: cosmicdev
Favourite Book: What If? by Randall Munroe

I’m a front-end web developer based in the southern US! Currently in high school working on a variety of hobbies including programming, 3D printing and content creation. One of my favorite things to talk about is psychology and religion, and I hope to pursue a computer engineering degree in the future.

Discord Username: Cka
Favourite Book: Any of the works by Edgar Allan Poe

Amy is from the UK. A mother of two wildlings and as such, an outdoors advocate.Loves to learn all topics: music, languages, yoga, crafts. on a quest to be a polymath. a creative soul that seeks to sustain that spark. mesmerised by mythology and history alike, self confessed chocoholic.

Discord Username: RaniOfTheRain
Favourite Book: Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

Born and raised in the UK, Chloe is a renaissance woman through and through. Having just finished her Computer Science degree at university, she’s entering the world of Cyber Security as a Security Engineer. With a heart full of dreams, and a head full of goals, her plan is to learn as much as she can about the world and pick up lots of new skills along the way. That is, assuming, she can convince herself to stop reading for awhile.

Discord Username: QueenWolf
Favourite Book: Repeatlessness by Dr Joe Marshalla

Emilie is a nature woman from Austin, Texas. :herb: You’ll find her exploring the Texas Hill Country in her Vibram toe shoes or serving up delicious superfood smoothies at her job in the city. She is the leader of The Wolf Pack on Habitica, a clan devoted to health and fitness, and she is attracted to minimalism as a lifestyle. Her motto? Live the greatest story never written.

Discord Username: GILG4MESH
Favourite Book: The Lord of the Rings Trilogy by J. R. R. Tolkien

Sam is from the southestern US, and loves to spend time outdoors hikng with his wife and two boys. He has the heart to help wherever he is and utilizes his diverse work experience to help people experience the world in a brighter way. Whether it is web design, art, or conversation, his positive attitude exudes in all he does.

Department Heads

COTW Manager: Kugoi
Book of the Month: Ankle
Events Manager: Mark
KOA International: Linh
Head of R&D: Colin
Website Manager: Chloe

Sector Leaders

The Arts: Zachary
Sector Hand: position open!
STEM: position open!
Computer Science: Kevin
Sector Hand: Key
Hustle ‘n’ Bustle: Mariel
Sector Hand: Hannah
Wellness: Ankle
Academics: Zach

Website Team

Editors: Joshua, Shannon
Writers: Jason, Emma, JayT
Narrators: Omega, Dawn
Sound Engineer: Dawn
Designers: Omega, Julie-Anne


Mark, Rani, Colin, Maestoso, Zaphoo, Zach

Clan Leaders

The Round Table: Alex
Bards of Academia: position open!
The Fiction Faction: Zachary
The Gathering: Hikikomori
The Clockwork Knights: Stoneybaby
The Silver Tongues: theamazingsplit
The Students: Colin
The Wolf Pack: QueenWolf