Meet the unpaid, volunteer staff who iMagines it all.

Leann Mellum

Executive Director

Leann has been with iMagicon since its inception in 2015. When an opportunity presented itself, she helped imagine an event that would soon become a staple in the magic city of Minot. Her knowledge in event management, operations and marketing quickly set the pace to launch the very first iMagicon in 90 days.

Jared Adams

Director of Operations, International Division

Jared joined Team iMagicon in 2018 as head of Cosplay Competition after being one of the premier cosplayers since the convention’s launch in 2015. He has put countless hours and has dedicated his passions towards making iMagicon succeed. His convention experience quickly developed him into a larger role within the organization. Creating raves and charity battles and advancing the cosplay competition, Jared quickly expanded the overall user experience inside the event.

Nicole Reifel

Director of Operations, Regional Division

Nicole officially joined Team iMagicon in 2018 as head of security. Being an avid cosplayer for several years has given her a unique insight into the convention scene. Alongside our other staff, her Nicole’s expertise makes her an expert judge in the cosplay competitions. Her deep commitment to the cosplay community, video gaming and attendee experience quickly leveled up the iMagicon scene and has brought a wealth of knowledge and opportunity to the community here.