Sanjay Patel Storyboard artist and animator, Pixar Studios

Sanjay Patel is an animator and storyboard artist for Pixar Animation Studios, where he has worked on features that include Monster’s, Inc.; A Bug’s Life; Toy Story 2; Cars; Ratatouille; The Incredibles; and Toy Story 3. He has also worked on The Simpsons for Fox and with legendary cartoonist John K., creator of Ren and Stimpy. Patel is the author and illustrator of The Little Book of Hindu Deities. He lives in Oakland. You can find out more about him at