Ronn Brown is a veteran matte painting supervisor, digital media educator, creative director and fine artist. In 2011, he was appointed as a member of the Digital Film & Entertainment Commission for the State of Florida. He has taught visual effects for the Digital Domain Institute, the Miami International University of Art & Design and was the Graduate Director of Computer Arts and Animation at the Academy of Art University. Over his 20-year career, Ronn has also held artist and supervisory positions in matte painting and art direction at Sony Pictures Animation, DreamWorks Animation, Rhythm & Hues, Weta Digital, ReelFX, Industrial Light & Magic and other studios. Working on films including; Lord of the Rings, Kung Fu Panda, The Book of Life, Harry Potter, Star Wars and many more.