Stephen McDannell Hillenburg (born August 21, 1961) is an American marine biologist, animator, director, writer, producer, storyboard artist, and occasional voice-over artist, associated with several animated television series, best known for creating the Nickelodeon animated series SpongeBob SquarePants. Born in Lawton, Oklahoma, Hillenburg moved to Orange County, California when he was a year old. He was raised in Anaheim, California and attended the Humboldt State University, earning a bachelor's degree in marine resource planning and interpretation in 1984. He decided to apply at the California Institute of the Arts (CalArts) in 1992 to pursue an animation career.
Posted by brian 11 months ago
Posted by Joe 11 months ago
Posted by greg fischer 11 months ago
Posted by Michael Wren 11 months ago