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David Johnson (MadScientist06)
David P. Johnson, PhD (MadScientist06) is hardcore gamer who hails from the Maryland area.  Dr. Johnson is a member of the EA SPORTS Game Changers program (since July 2010) but his association with EA SPORTS goes back over a decade. One of the greatest things he enjoys about being a Game Changer is being able to represent the gaming community, working directly with video game producers, and helping in anyway to make the games we love better.   David plays a number of video games, including Madden NFL, NCAA Football, Halo, Gears of War, and Mass Effect.  Dr. Johnson runs DaONE NCAA Football and DaMOB Madden NFL online leagues and owns MaddenMatrix (http://www.maddenmatrix.com) and Hardcore Gamers (http://www.hardcoregamers.com).

Dr. Johnson has been a hardcore gamer since the days of Atari and Intellivision. His Gaming Resume is extensive:

Former Head Moderator at MaddenMania.com.
EA SPORTS Community Leaders Program Member
House of Ballers (HOB) of Maryland (Madden League)
GameTime Philly Web designer
BMB League Web designer
Madden World Syndicate (MWS) Madden Nationals Participant (2001)

Dr. Johnson has also run a number of online and head-to-head Madden NFL and NCAA Football tournaments.

By day, Dr. Johnson is a college professor and director of an undergraduate program in computer graphics at a major university. He also teaches undergraduate courses in computer graphics and web design.  You can find Dr J., as his students call him, on Twitter and Xbox Live as MadScientist06.