Before joining the LAIKA team, EMILY HSU worked at companies including Pixar, PDI/DreamWorks, Allied-THA, Sony DADC and CBS Radio’s 99.7 NOW.
She was first introduced to the magic of making stop-motion films while helping out on the set of Phil Tippett’s personal passion project, Mad God. A California native, Emily grew up in San Diego, where she enjoyed surfing, kayaking, yoga and practicing martial arts. A UC-Berkeley grad with dual degrees in Business Administration and Film And Media Studies, Emily is a "Cal Golden Bear for life!"
Random Fact: "I trained in wushu for ten years, ultimately becoming a champion at the national collegiate level."