Jeanette Bonds is a writer and independent animator living in Los Angeles. She is co-founder and director of GLAS Animation, a resource for producing gifted, innovative, and independent animators across the globe. She received her MFA and BFA from CalArts in Experimental Animation. In 2012, Jeanette co-curated Platform International Animation Festival and has programmed for Slamdance Film Festival. Her films have been featured at Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival, London, Seoul, Holland, and Melbourne International Animation Festival, and in 2014 was nominated for an Annie Award.