Author; illustrator; editor, Science Comics series, History Comics series

BFA Comics


BFA, School of Visual Arts


Professional experience includes

Associate editor, Nickelodeon


Clients include

First Second Books, Bronx Loaf. Former clients include: Nickelodeon, DC Comics, Random House, Del Rey Manga, Scholastic, Candlewick, United Plankton


Group exhibitions include

Cartoon Art Museum, San Francisco; Allentown Art Museum, PA


Publications include

Comics Confidential: Thirteen Graphic Novelists Talk Story, Craft, and Life Outside the Box; Agnes Quill: An Anthology of Mystery; Nursery Rhyme Comics: 50 Timeless Rhymes from 50 Celebrated Cartoonists; Slappy's Tales of Horror: A Graphic Novel. Series include: Astronaut Academy, Teen Boat, The Last Airbender, Flight


Awards and honors Include

Maryland Black-Eyed Susan Book Award; “Best Sellers List,” The New York Times; lgnatz Award