J. Chad Erekson
J. Chad Erekson graduated from Brigham Young University in 2005 with a bachelor's degree in animation. While at BYU, Erekson worked on the film Faux Paw the TechnoCat, Adventures In The Internet, which was awarded a Student Emmy. In 2005, Erekson was awarded an Oscarson Discovery Grant which enabled him to attend the College Television Awards Festival, where Faux Paw was awarded. While there, Erekson was able to network with key players in the animation community.