Dave Slusher is a software developer, science fiction fan and pioneering podcaster. He began his podcast the Evil Genius Chronicles in August 2004 which still continues to this day. Before that he was the producer and host of a nationally syndicated public radio show Reality Break in the mid-1990s.
The show featured interviews with science fiction and fantasy authors, comic book creators and other notable figures from the worlds of genre fiction. Slusher was the co-founder of a technical and social media conference in Myrtle Beach SC called CREATE South. He has worked as a software developer for companies large and small, Fortune 20 firms and startups that are long defunct. He currently works for ServiceNow as a developer evangelist where he makes a living with much of the skill set he learned from the world of new media.