Meet the Staff

<table style="width: 100%; border-style: solid;" border="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="width: 23.9714%;"><img style="max-width: 100%; max-height: 100%;" src="download/file.php?avatar=2_1472404720.jpg" alt="" /></td> <td style="width: 76.0286%;"> <h1><a href="memberlist.php?mode=viewprofile&amp;u=2" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Shank</a></h1> <p style="padding-left: 30px;">Shank is the owner of EEA and its principal programmer, as well as the owner/operator of <a href="http://wbat.us" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><strong>WBAT.us</strong></a> our brony streaming music service. Before starting EEA, Shank was the lead of the moderation staff on the now-defunct PonySquare web site.&nbsp;</p> <p style="padding-left: 30px;">In-character, Shank is the Captain of the Lunar Guard, Princes Luna's personal guards, and first appears in the episode "<strong><a href="https://vignette.wikia.nocookie.net/batponies/images/9/9f/Luna%27s_guards_S2E04.png/revision/latest?cb=20131025032208" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Luna Eclipsed</a></strong>". See, there are SOME advantages to being a generic batpony! Shank worked his way up through the ranks of the guard, which is also where he met his mate Alona.</p> <p style="padding-left: 30px;">Out of Character, Shank works as a computer programmer specializing in databases, scripting languages, and Internet security.&nbsp;He is presently employed at one of the world's largest paramilitary organizations, working in law enforcement. Shank is a huge fan of the game Smite, where he specializes in playing <strong><a href="wall_uploads/2_1508615966.png" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Anubis</a></strong>.</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 23.9714%;"><img style="max-width: 100%; max-height: 100%;" src="wall_uploads/2_1526394531.jpg" alt="" /></td> <td style="width: 76.0286%;"> <h1><a href="memberlist.php?mode=viewprofile&amp;u=48" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Alona</a></h1> <p style="padding-left: 30px;">Alona is a moderator on EEA, and one of its principal founders. Before joining EEA, Alona worked on PonySquare as part of the moderation staff. Alona also sometimes DJ's on <a href="http://wbat.us" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><strong>WBAT.us</strong></a> and does various gaming streams. She can also be found quite often on the EEA Discord server.</p> <p style="padding-left: 30px;">In-character, Alona is a member of the Lunar Guard, serving under Shank. Though the guard, Shank and Alona met, fell in love, and eventually began a five-year long courtship that resulted in their in-character marriage in 2018. Alona's long and rough life in the guard has changed her in many ways.</p> <p style="padding-left: 30px;">Out of character, Alona is avid gamer, especially fond of the Starfox series, War Thunder, Starcraft, Smite, and a number of other multiplayer games. Alona is also an artist and writer, having done character art for a number of EEA players.</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 23.9714%;"><img style="max-width: 100%; max-height: 100%;" src="download/file.php?avatar=896_1513668094.png" alt="" /></td> <td style="width: 76.0286%;"> <h1><a href="memberlist.php?mode=viewprofile&amp;u=896" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Providence</a></h1> <p style="padding-left: 30px;">Providence is a moderator on EEA, and one of its principal founders. Before joining EEA, Providence met Shank while on PonySquare were the two struck up a long friendship. With a proclivity to have more OCs than he can remember, he has been nicknamed "Every OC on EEA".</p> <p style="padding-left: 30px;">In-character, Providence is the Captain of the Solar Guard, having replaced Shining Armor in that position sometime after Captain Armor became Prince Armor and moved to the Crystal Empire. Providence is Princess Celestia's principal guard captain in Canterlot.</p> <p style="padding-left: 30px;">Out of character, Providence is a networking specialist with an interest in programming as well. He is currently in college working on his degree. Providence also helps security-test EEA, looking for flaws and exploits, and hopefully finding them before anyone else does!</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 23.9714%;"><img style="max-width: 100%; max-height: 100%;" src="download/file.php?id=437" alt="" /></td> <td style="width: 76.0286%;"> <h1><a href="memberlist.php?mode=viewprofile&amp;u=62" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Mint Petal</a></h1> <p style="padding-left: 30px;">Mint is a moderator on EEA, and one of its principal founders. Before joining EEA, Mint worked on PonySquare as part of the moderation staff. Of all the moderators, Mint is the most senior, having served more time as a moderator on PonySquare than any of the other staff that migrated from there to here.</p> <p style="padding-left: 30px;">In-character, Mint is a studious and aloof pony with a fondness for magical experimentation and her pet snake. She currently works in Canterlot as an arcane researcher. While sometimes seeming cold and socially hard to relate to, Mint is a loving pony at heart.</p> <p style="padding-left: 30px;">Out of character, Mint is an avid drone hobbyist and gamer, and is especially adapt at Rocket League, able to do feats of skill impossible to most mere mortal gamers.&nbsp;</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 23.9714%;"><img style="max-width: 100%; max-height: 100%;" src="download/file.php?avatar=49_1472860992.png" alt="" /></td> <td style="width: 76.0286%;"> <h1><a href="memberlist.php?mode=viewprofile&amp;u=49" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Victoria Vanity</a></h1> <p style="padding-left: 30px;">Vanity is a moderator on EEA, and one of its principal founders. Before joining EEA, Vanity met Shank while both were following a brony art stream. Vanity was in line to join the staff of PonySquare and she immediately joined the EEA crew when the site was founded.</p> <p style="padding-left: 30px;">In-character, Victoria Vanity is a rich and aristocratic vampire, and part of the Canterlot nobility. She is a&nbsp;ranking member of the Lunar Council, and Governess of the city of Krakkow. This noble is the matriarch of her house that acts as the keepers of the obscure Mirror Pool.</p> <p style="padding-left: 30px;">Out of character, Vanity is a <strong><a href="https://www.youtube.com/user/Korenav" target="_blank" rel="noopener">drone hobbyist</a></strong> and a fan of <strong><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7TYJyCCO8Dc" target="_blank" rel="noopener">spaceships</a></strong>, especially the table-top Star Wars games. She is also the one who introduced Shank to the game Smite, so that's entirely her fault.</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 23.9714%;"><img style="max-width: 100%; max-height: 100%;" src="download/file.php?avatar=61_1514583452.jpg" alt="" /></td> <td style="width: 76.0286%;"> <h1><a href="memberlist.php?mode=viewprofile&amp;u=61" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Pinkie Pie</a></h1> <p style="padding-left: 30px;">Pinkie is a moderator on EEA, and one of its principal founders. Before joining EEA, Pinkie met Shank while on PonySquare. While the rest of the staff is in the United States, Pinkie is from England, and acts as our UK representative.</p> <p style="padding-left: 30px;">In-character, Pinkie is&nbsp;is an energetic and sociable baker at&nbsp;Sugarcube Corner, where she lives with her pet alligator&nbsp;Gummy, and represents the Element of Laughter. Pinkie is one of the only OCs able to break the <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1FJvIEq7Ht0">Fourth Wall</a>.</p> <p style="padding-left: 30px;">Out of character, Pinkie is an avid WWII history enthusiast , and has probably watched more old war movies than most of us know exist.&nbsp;She also sometimes DJ's on <a href="http://wbat.us" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><strong>WBAT.us</strong></a> and acts as EEA's principal morale booster for one and all.</p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>&nbsp;</p>