Gabe is a student at Willard Middle School in Berkeley, California. He got into making crosswords on account of his dad who has been publishing crosswords for a while. He is hoping to assume the family legacy. Rich Proulx (he/him) works for the government. The details are classified. His crosswords have appeared in most mainstream venues and on his indie site Proulx's Clues. He's a former Federal Investigator with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and has a YouTube channel for people who have experienced employment discrimination.