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is visual arts director at Pixar.
She began her career at Pixar nine years ago in the commercials
division where she wore many hats including technical director,
animator and producer.
began work on "Toy Story" as a technical director and eventually
became a lighting lead. On "A Bug's Life," she did some modeling
before moving on to develop the overall technical plan (modeling,
shading, lighting, effects and rendering) for "Toy Story 2" as supervising
technical director. Prior to Pixar, Susman worked in R&D at Apple.
She attended Brown University.