OUR FOUNDERS

Alex Woo

Alex Woo

Founder & CEO

Alex is the Founder and CEO of Kuku Studios, an independent animation studio based in Berkeley, California. Prior to founding Kuku Studios, Alex was a Story Lead at Pixar Animation Studios, a director in development at LucasFilm Animation, and a Student Academy Award-winning filmmaker.

He is the Creator and Executive Producer of the Netflix original series Go! Go! Cory Carson. His credits include Ratatouille, Wall•e, The Good Dinosaur, Finding Dory, the Student Academy Award-winning short Rex Steele: Nazi Smasher, and the Sundance New Frontier selection VR short, The Rose and I. He is currently directing an unannounced original animated feature for Netflix.

Alex holds a BFA in Film/TV Production from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts.

Stanley Moore

Stanley Moore

Co-Founder & VP of Creative

Stanley is an award-winning filmmaker with a deep, nerdy love for animation and an intrinsic taste for marketable creative content. His student film has won numerous awards in film festivals around the world. Prior to founding Kuku Studios, Stanley was one of the top Story Artists at Pixar Animation Studios. He holds a BA in Animation from Ringling School of Art & Design.

He is the Creator and Executive Producer of the Netflix original series Go! Go! Cory Carson. His credits include Finding Dory, Monsters University, and the Oscar-winning short The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore.
Stanley is currently directing an unannounced original animated feature for Netflix.

Tim Hahn

Tim Hahn

Co-Founder & VP of Production

Tim is an award-winning producer with a knack for bringing out the best in a creative team. Having led his production company Chinese Takeout Films to create multiple award-winning short films (both animated and live action), he is the glue that holds the team together. Prior to joining Kuku Studios, Tim worked in Production at Pixar Animation Studios. Tim holds a BA in Theater & Dance from Amherst College.

He is the Producer of the Netflix original series Go! Go! Cory Carson. His credits include Finding Dory, The Good Dinosaur, Toy Story of Terror, Toy Story That Time Forgot, Toy Story Toons, Cars Toons, and several award-winning music videos and short films.

Tim is currently producing an unannounced original animated feature for Netflix.

OUR TEAM

Erik Benson

Erik Benson

Director

Brandon Rein

Brandon Rein

First Assistant Editor

Nick Kenway

Nick Kenway

Lead Editor

Darren Marshall

Darren Marshall

Sculptor

Jason Merck

Jason Merck

Visual Development Artist

Oona Holtane

Oona Holtane

Visual Development Artist

Monique Arroyo

Monique Arroyo

Production Coordinator

Cathleen Carden

Cathleen Carden

Senior Production Accountant

Zachary Shore

Zachary Shore

Story Artist

Adam Campbell

Adam Campbell

Showrunner

David Condolora

David Condolora

First Assistant Editor

Tony Piedra

Tony Piedra

Visual Development Artist

Mike Dutton

Mike Dutton

Visual Development Artist

Rebecka Petersson

Rebecka Petersson

Visual Development Artist

Patrick Canning

Patrick Canning

Line Producer

Jason Heaton

Jason Heaton

Series Director

Ben Mansfield

Ben Mansfield

Story Artist

Steve Pilcher

Steve Pilcher

Production Designer

Jamison Empey

Jamison Empey

Production Accountant

Ed Caspersen

Ed Caspersen

Technical Supervisor

Sam Wilson

Sam Wilson

Production Manager

Maria Andrea Acosta Canchila

Maria Andrea Acosta Canchila

Production Assistant

Greg Knowles

Greg Knowles

Series Editor

Gina Huang

Gina Huang

Production Coordinator

Hunter Dixon

Hunter Dixon

Second Assistant Editor

Regaye Fulcher

Regaye Fulcher

Director of Studio Operations

Nicholas Sy

Nicholas Sy

2nd Assistant Editor

Huey Nguyen

Huey Nguyen

Visual Development Artist

Jacqui Whitlock

Jacqui Whitlock

Script Coordinator

Ying Hsuan Chen

Ying Hsuan Chen

Story Artist

Max Brace

Max Brace

Head of Story

Miriam Wallen

Miriam Wallen

Executive Assistant

Tiffany Pham

Tiffany Pham

Jr. Visual Development Artist

Keri Cicolani

Keri Cicolani

Script Supervisor

Maureen Gottschall

Maureen Gottschall

Controller

Marci Salk

Marci Salk

Editorial Manager