Derek is the motion graphics designer for It’s Okay to be Smart and Hot Mess.
Derek was born and raised in San Antonio Texas, where he received an a associates degree in 3d Modeling and Animation from Northwest Vista College. Afterwards, he pursued a career in graphic design and motion graphics, and received a Visuals Arts and Communication degree from Utah Valley University.
Derek’s focus in motion graphics combines his love for traditional animation, 3D design, video editing, illustration, and graphic design.
Derek currently lives in Austin, TX