Chris Grun is Member of the professional advisory board of UW-Stout School of Entertainment Design and Matte Painting Supervisor at Dreamworks Animation. His work can be found in over 18 feature length films, television animation, video games and published magazines and books. Speaking engagements and clients include Electronic Arts, Rhythm & Hues, LA ACM Siggraph Association, E3 Gaming Expo, Art Center College of Art and Design, University of Wisconsin – Stout, Rhino FX. Chris holds a BFA with honors from University of Stout – Wisconsin, spent an additional two years of undergraduate education at Art Center College of Design, and continued education at various institutions including, Otis College of Art and Design, Associates in Art, and Gnomon school of Visual Effects. He had been working in the entertainment field for 19 years.