Born in South Jersey and raised on morning cartoons, Zach Decktor studied animation at Delaware College of Art and Design, The University of the Arts, and AnimationMentor. He’s worked as a character animator, motion graphics artist, and Civil War historical interpreter. As Lead Animator on Peg + Cat, and technical director on Clifford the Big Red Dog, Zach loved giving personality to the characters.
Robert Powers – Animation Producer
Robert Powers, a graduate from The School of Visual Arts and has been an Animator/Director working in the New York animation industry for 20 years. Robert has worked on such shows as Nick Jr’s Little Bill, The Wonder Pets!, Team UmiZoomi, MTV2’s Fridays, Peg + Cat, Click Clack Moo, and Clifford the Big Red Dog. With his company Slippery Rock Creative he has worked closely with clients such as PBS, NYRR, Nickelodeon, MTV, The Walt Disney Company, Marriott Hotel Properties and with the artist/musician Moby. In 2009, Robert directed an animated music video for The Subterraneans called TEST. It was an official selection for the 2010 Cannes Independent Film Festival and won best music video for that year. In 2014 Robert won a Daytime Emmy for his work on Peg + Cat. He has been nominated for producing and directing for six consecutive years.