Paizo Organized Play Committees and Task Forces


Additional Resources

Goal: Review rules in upcoming releases for game balance and campaign suitability; make recommendations to Organized Play staff.

Current Chair: Alex Lenz

Activity Requirement: Review three books per calendar year.


Goal: Send volunteer agreements to new and existing volunteers for signature; maintain master list of all venture-officers

Current Chair: [vacant]

Activity Requirement: TBD

Current Needs: This is a new committee; we are looking for several individuals who are good with data tracking to take over these duties.

Membership Requirement: Due to the personal data these volunteers will have access to, members of this committee must be Venture-Officers in good standing for at least six months to join.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Goal: Monitor community and VO discussions for frequently asked questions about game or campaign rules; submit questions to OP staff for review, clarification, and/or referral to game designers.

Current Chair: Landon Hatfield

Activity Requirement: Active, visible participation in rules discussions to confirm skills in sifting answerable questions from those needing attention.

Guide to Organized Play

Goal: Advise Organized Play staff on updates to Guide to Organized Play for Pathfinder and Starfinder Society; maintain wiki with current guide text.

Current Chair: Jared Thaler

Activity Requirement: Average of 5 hours of work per month on various initiatives set by chair/committee members

Current Needs: Looking for volunteers with skills in web design to increase visual appeal of guide pages.


Goal: Create and/or collate reference materials for use in welcoming new players, GMs, Venture-Officers, and Organized Play lodges.

Current Chair: Paul Trani

Activity Requirement: Participate in at least two quarterly meetings annually or complete at least one submission annually.

OPF Website

Goal: Maintain Paizo Organized Play-specific subpages on OPF Website; determine pages to be transferred back to Paizo website.

Current Chair: Klaus Kämpfer

Activity Requirement: TBD

Current Needs: Looking for volunteers with skills in web design to increase the visual appeal of the website.

VO Apparel

Goal: Set up and maintain methods for VOs to obtain volunteer-specific merchandise, including polos, t-shirts, and dice.

Current Chair: Doug Edwards

Activity Requirement: TBD

Current Needs: Looking for volunteers to spearhead new product lines, including a line lead for T Shirts, alternative sources for polos ( especially based outside the US), and any new products that someone might spearhead the development of for use by VO corps.

Current Task Forces

Charity Event Guidelines

Goal: To create a set of guidelines to help organizers considering hosting an event in pursuit of charity fundraising. This includes guidelines on what rules can and cannot be bent or broken.

Chair: Katrina Hennessy

Deadline: EOY 2022

If you are interested in volunteering your time on one of the above Committees or Task Forces, please complete and submit the form below.

This is the first choice for Committee or Task Force membership, and must be selected. The second and third choices below are not required, but if you wish to join more than one committee or task force, you must add a choice for those options.