Desi Garcia is a freelance animator and Illustrator, who received his Bachelor's degree in animation from the Southwest University of Visual Arts in 2013. He has worked for the Magdalena ridge Observatory creating animated presentations. He has also worked for a UNM graduate student creating storyboards and animation on sustainability. Desi is also a published Illustrator whose work can be seen in the book Common Sense. Desi has been teaching animation at SUVA for the last 4 years emphasizing the relationships between story and design.