The All Ports Open Network
About Us & Staff
The All Ports Open Network is a website and series of podcasts dedicated to coming together over the joy of playing games. While we are founded by a group of people who identify as Christian, we are open and welcoming to all voices, all perspectives, and all methods of engagement.
Father Ben Wallis
The Reverend Ben Wallis is an Episcopal Priest, father to 3 children, and a world reknowned rock piccolo player. He, along with his wife, Mel, is the host of Pod of Love. You can also find him on No Avatars Allowed, Refugees of Esmerelda, and the PDP-10 podcast.
Professor Joshua Wise is a teacher of Systematic Theology, editor of the book
Past the Sky's Rim: The Elder Scrolls and Theology
. Previously he wrote and produced The Adventures of Lord Dinby Whitherspoon, Duke of Space. He is one of the hosts of No Avatars Allowed and the PDP-10 podcast. You can also hear him on Refugees of Esmerelda.
Senior Podcast Cohost
Mel is a Christan, vegan mom, wife and podcastess. She enjoys coffee, gaming, family time, and her job as a school principal.
Originally from Michigan, Rachel now calls Philly home. She is a full time editor, and part time actress, singer, writer, and now podcaster! In the rare moments she’s not tied up with any of the aformentioned, she can be found reading, watching Buffy, casually pursuing self-actualization, or engaging in political and philosophical discussions with her amazing tribe.
Hayley works in grants administration and accounting and has a part-time penchant for CrossFit. Her passions include ice cream, 1,000 piece puzzles, and traveling to new places both near and far. She enjoys spending her free time walking to no place in particular, going to see movies that sound mildly engaging, and visiting literally any museum.
Christopher Szumski is an amateur podcaster, gamer and "comedian." You can currently hear him on Refugees of Esmerelda, the upcoming APON Plays Podcast and anything else he can con the guys in letting him on.
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