Co-founder and CEO of the game development studio WildWorks (formerly Smart Bomb Interactive). They became best known for the development of the MMO virtual world game called Animal Jam.
He studied philosophy at the University of Utah.
He joined the start-up Beyond Games in 1995, founded by Kris Johnson. Later, he and Johnson teamed up to found Smart Bomb Interactive in 2003.
He was born and raised in Odgen, Utah.
He and David Vonderhaar are both American game designers.