Advisory Board

The purpose of the Videotel Digital Advisory Board is to provide a direct connection between Videotel Digital’s engineering team and those who use our products on a day-to-day basis. We find it invaluable to get their insights and feedback on existing products based on real-time usage, share challenges that new products could address, react to new product ideas, and potentially beta-test prototypes.


Museum Council


Shane Welch-Exhibit Fabrication Manager-Science Museum Oklahoma

Shane Welch
Exhibit Fabrication Manager
Science Museum Oklahoma

Shane Welch has been a machinist for 17 years and an exhibit fabricator for the Science Museum Oklahoma for the past six years. During his time with the Science Museum he has taken part in creative problem solving and contributed to exciting new builds designed to engage museum visitors.



Joel Nielsen
Exhibit Specialist
University of Nebraska State Museum

Joel Nielsen has been an exhibits specialist at the University of Nebraska State Museum in Lincoln, Nebraska for 22 years. His duties there include maintaining natural history exhibits and assisting curatorial staff with the design and implementation of new exhibits. He has worked extensively with graphic installation and audio-visual technologies.


Aquarium Council



Robert Raad
New Media Artist
Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography

Robert works in multi-media art production, specializing in audio visual design, custom fabrication, and carpentry. Robert lives in San Diego where he enjoys frequent surfs, tending to his garden and eating tacos.



Pete Colangelo
Senior Director of Creative Services
The Florida Aquarium

Pete has led the creative team at The Florida Aquarium since 2008, responsible for design, expansion and renovation projects in addition to overseeing all new construction and attraction development. In previous positions he served as an exhibit designer for NASA’s Johnson Space Center; the Exhibit Manager for Space Center Houston, where he oversaw the development of the Kids Space Place; and as the Exhibit Director for The Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex he oversaw the development of the Shuttle Launch Experience. He has also produced traveling shows for Universal Studios, Discovery Channel, Ford Motor Company and the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution.



Zacchaeus Elliott
Exhibit Technician
Virginia Aquarium

Zacchaeus Elliott has been an Exhibit Technician at the Virginia Aquarium for the last four years. His primary roles include Exhibit Development, Exhibit Fabrication and administrating the Aquariums’ Exhibits Network. His primary goal has always been to provide impeccable public service and learning through digital and tactile applications.


Houses of Worship Council



Mike White
Technical Director
Church at Rock Creek
Mike is the Technical Director for the Church at Rock Creek and has been in the electronics industry for over 30 years. He also owns and operates Sounds-N-Motion, which designs and installs consumer audio and video as well as security systems in homes and cars in the Little Rock, Arkansas area.




Colby McGehee
Racine Christian Church

Technical Director

As Technical Director for the Racine Christian Church, Colby is responsible for all live sound and video production in addition to stage design and fabrication. Previously a national recording and touring artist, Colby is now a realtor and real estate investor living in Joplin Missouri with his wife and six children.