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Stephen currently works at Disney Television Animation on the Emmy and Imagen Award-winning series 'Elena of Avalor' designing props, effects and characters.  He's contributed freelance character design to a number of different studios including Wild Canary Animation, Tic Toc Games, and Arconyx Animation Studios. 

Stephen has also taught character design at Woodbury University, serves on the Solano College Arts professional advisory committee, and has given talks about animation and design at the Ground Zero Animation Expo, on the Behind the Credits and ARTWORKS podcasts and at numerous public schools. 

When he's not drawing you can find him playing music, hiking in Joshua Tree National Park, or exploring the nearest zoo.