Joel Ryan is a Character Artist. He is currently a Character Artist at SAIC, making solider and civilian characters for training and simulation games for the military. He also does part-time animation of characters and monsters for an up-coming release by Zojoi LLC. In addition to creating character models, he has worked on Augmented Reality applications, mocap animations, Photogrammetry, LIDAR scanning, and 3D printing. He has a Bachelors in Game Design from George Mason University.