Visual Effects & Animation
University of Southern California
Published the book Kickin' Bot: An Illustrated Guide to Building Combat Robots.
Became a regular host on the series "MythBusters."
Worked as a model maker on the film "The Lost World: Juassic Park" with Industrial Light & Magic.
Was hired as an engineer at LucasFilm.
Considered switching majors in college from electrical engineering to screenwriting, but was inspired to stick with his major and use it in the film and TV setting after studying with professor Tomlinson Holman at the USC School of Cinematic Arts.
Is one of only three official operators for the robot R2D2 at LucasFilm.
Helped rebuild the Energizer Bunny while working for Industrial Light & Magic.
Once created a lifelike animatronic version of "The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson" sidekick Geoff Peterson.