Tifa is the founder of the Lady Planeswalkers Society (LPS). With over 100 chapters worldwide, LPS creates welcoming, friendly environments to learn and play Magic: The Gathering regardless of gender, skill level, or anything else. The organization also teaches Magic at many conventions. She has worked in the gaming industry since 2010, including at Wizards of the Coast and Xbox. She has a degree in Creative Writing, with a minor in Biological Anthropology from the University of Washington. Tifa is a hardcore lifestyle gamer and a feminist, who enjoys combining the two.