Jeffrey 'Lyte' Lin was an employee previously working for Riot Games Inc. as the Lead Designer of Social Systems of League of Legends.
Lyte has a Ph.D. in cognitive neuroscience
with a master's degree in cognitive psychology
from the University of Washington.
While working on his Ph.D., Riot Games offered Lyte a job developing features related to player behavior; he officially joined Riot Games in February 2012.
He is 28 years old and used to work in a research lab.
Lyte played EverQuest
in the same guild with Kevin 'Geeves' O'Brien
and Christina 'kitae' Norman
almost a decade ago, and has been playing League of Legends since August 2011 after being introduced to it by Geeves.
Before joining Riot Games, Lyte was an employee at Valve Software