Jeff Simonetta began his path into animation by attending Bowling Green State University. While attending Jeff was active as the chair of the BGSU ACM SIGGRAPH Student chapter for 2 years and worked to restore the digital arts community at BGSU. In 2011 he received a BFA in Digital Arts specializing in Animation.

After graduation he completed animation workshops through ianimate.net, studying with some of the best animators in the industry to further refine his craft. From here was part form Photonic Studios, a CGI visualization firm in Cleveland.

Recently, Jeff is currently Creative Director of Halo Media Works, an Animation, Games, and Visualization studio in Solon, OH.

Jeff continues to help build his community with teaching and collaboration. He loves animation of all sorts and has become a master of his craft. He wishes to spread his passion to new generations of animators.