BRAD FERGUSON is an award winning Director/Showrunner, Animator, Storyboard Artist and Character Designer with more than 19 years of experience in the animation industry. He is equally at home with classical animation, 2D and 3D computer animation and he enthusiastically brings his many years of wide-ranging industry experiences into the classroom.
Since 2009, Brad’s directed both hit comedy series’ “Numb Chucks” & the award-winning “Almost Naked Animals”, Spin Master’s CG preschool series, “Rusty Rivets” and the educational series “Dr Seuss’ The Cat in the Hat”. Brad was also recently Assistant Director on Nickelodeon’s “Welcome to the Wayne” and has extensive experience working in Development.
First starting as a Character Designer and Animator back in 2001, Brad worked on a broad spectrum of television series and specials including “If The World Were a Village”, “Jacob Two-Two”, “Futz!” and the Emmy Award-winning “Peep and the Big Wide World”. After designing many of the characters & animating much of the demo for a series named “Best Ed”, Brad took on the role of Storyboard Artist/Supervisor of the series, which then paved his path to directing. Brad has always been incredibly passionate about education and sharing his experiences to help inspire, prepare & support future generations of industry professionals.