Stan Yan is a product of the San Gabriel Valley and East LA. He earned a double major in Film Studies and Studio Art at the University of California – Berkeley. Immediately afterwards, Stan spent 3 years abroad in Busan, South Korea where he earned a Masters in Digital Design at Kyungsung University, taught in a yearlong assignment as a professor of Media Studies, and participated in the 2006 Asian Film Academy. He has won numerous grants, scholarships, and awards for his creative endeavors.
He currently dabbles as a freelance producer/writer/shooter/editor/photographer/designer. Stan has a full-time gig as a Designer at AvatarLabs, working on award winning campaign ads, websites, and apps for the biggest studios & companies including Disney, Warner Bros., Dreamworks, Fox, Universal, Paramount, Lionsgate, SONY, HBO, AMC, ABC, NBC, A&E, Netflix, Cinemax, and Mattel. With whatever free time he has left, Stan obsesses about film, music, art, pop culture, history, sports, architecture, food, traveling, all while indulging in the joys and rewards of fatherhood.