Meet Our Founder
Stephanie “BettiePageGames” Owens has been involved in online gaming communities for over 10 years. She has created and managed several gaming communities including the WiiGA, The IWGC, BAGS, Red Shirt Raiders and now Bettie’s Bombers; she is an Xbox Ambassador; has hosted gaming tournaments and written many articles about the video game industry. She also serves on the Board of Directors for Uniformed Gaming, a NC NPO that provides services to the first responder and military communities.
Stephanie was a Police Dispatcher, EMT and an EMT Instructor for many years, serving local communities in Highlands, Leonardo and Perth Amboy, New Jersey.
She holds certifications in several areas of Veteran service related issues such as PTSD, Suicide in the Military, Veterans Affairs and Military Culture. She has worked and volunteered for two military non-profit’s in the gaming space and created a crisis intervention program that is currently being studied by the CDC. It is because of the program she created that she has dedicated herself to helping not only veterans but also first responders, realize the mental wellness benefits that video games have to offer.
Stephanie enjoys playing Assassin’s Creed, The Division, Forza, Tetris, Hexic and Pure Hold ‘Em and more. She prefers Consoles to PC and plays on PS4, Xbox One and occasionally the Nintendo Switch if she can pry it from her son’s hands.