Flight School is a studio of artists and technicians, fearlessly exploring the unknown in films, games, VR, AR and whatever lies in the wide and boundless sky. Our research investigates the intersection of narrative and emerging technology. Each of our expeditions explore the outer limits of storytelling, innovation and design.

Boasting talent formerly from Reel FX and Moonbot Studios, our team has a legacy for crafting inventive and emotionally resonant stories. Our artists and dreamers have collectively garnered some of the industry’s top accolades, including Academy Awards, Emmys, Annies, Cannes Lions, and Lumieres.

Leadership

Brandon Oldenburg
Brandon Oldenburg
Chief Creative Officer

Brandon Oldenburg is an award-winning film director, illustrator and designer.  Films that he has directed have won an Academy Award, two Emmy Awards, multiple Cannes Lions and a host of other industry accolades.  Most recently, he was nominated for an Emmy for his direction of “Taking Flight”, a film collaboration with Radio Flyer. Brandon leads the Flight School team of creative directors and artists to produce branded entertainment projects and original intellectual properties.

Featured Projects

Dolby Escape – Official Selection: Tribeca Film Festival

Taking Flight – Emmy Award

The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore – Academy Award®

Limbert Fabian
Limbert Fabian
Executive Creative Director

Limbert Fabian is an Emmy Award-winning director and the executive creative director at Flight School. Limbert has directed multiple award-winning commercials and branded entertainment projects. His most recent directorial project, “The Boy Who Learned to Fly” was nominated for an Emmy Award for Outstanding Special Class Animated Program.  Along with Brandon, Limbert manages the creative brain trust at Flight School.

Featured Projects

The Boy Who Learned To Fly – Gold Clio Award

Manifest 99 – Future of Storytelling Juried Independent Award

Dolby Escape
Official Selection – Tribeca Film Festival

Adam Volker
Adam Volker
Game Creative Director

Adam Volker is a Creative Director at Flight School, focusing on game and interactive design. Before landing at Flight School, Adam worked on a number of innovative and AAA titles with Moonbot, EA Tiburon, Bioware and Midway. Adam is a frequent panelist at gaming conferences with appearances at Gamescom in Cologne, Germany, SIGGRAPH in Bogota, Columbia and VIEW Conference in Turin, Italy amongst others.

Featured Projects

Manifest 99 – Future of Storytelling Juried Independent Award

Diggs Nightcrawler – TIGA Award: Best Casual Game

The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore – Academy Award®

Bohdon Sayre
Bohdon Sayre
Game Director

As Game Director, Bo tackles technical challenges in new technologies while iterating on game prototype that eventually become releases from the studio. With a background in computer animation and a vast technical knowledge, Bohdon is our company Swiss army knife. He is hands-on with every interactive project at the studio, providing not only technical direction but also artistic vision at every step of the process. Prior to Flight School, Bo was the CTO of Moonbot Studios.

Featured Projects

Manifest 99 – Future of Storytelling Juried Independent Award

Diggs Nightcrawler – TIGA Award: Best Casual Game

The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore – Academy Award®

Taylor Williams
Taylor Williams
Executive Producer

Taylor Williams is an Executive Producer with a track record as an early adopter and award-winning innovator in emerging technologies. At Flight School, Taylor aptly brings a diverse background in technical productions, making him the ideal producing partner for experimental projects. He has previously produced VR experiences for technology partners including Oculus, Qualcomm and Dell; brand partners including Shinola, American Express, GMC and Porsche; as well as studios Legendary, LionsGate and Fox.

Featured Projects

VR For Good With Oculus

Shinola Detroit’s 360° Tour With Luke Wilson – Lumiere Award

Chevy Truckwagon Racing VR

Pete Herzog
Pete Herzog
Executive Producer

Pete comes from a traditional art background and leverages both left and right sides of his brain on new media projects as Flight School’s creative Executive Producer. The most recent award added to Pete’s heavy-laden shelf is a VR Fest Award for Umphrey McGee’s 360 VR: Puppet String concert video. A man with many hats, Pete serves as a bridge between all departments at Flight School and sister animation studio Reel FX. Previously, Pete spent a decade as EP at Reel FX, where his tireless energy touched nearly every entertainment project, spanning feature films, television, commercials, interactive and rides, that came through the Golden Globe-nominated studio’s door.

His credits include: The Book of Life, Everybody Wants Some!!, Free Birds, Parkland, As Cool as I Am, Cirque du Soleil: Worlds Away, Despicable Me: Minion Mayhem 3D, Looney Tunes: Daffy’s Rhapsody, Bernie, Ice Age: A Mammoth Christmas, The Spy Next Door, Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Furious Five and The Simpsons Ride.

A product of University of Texas Austin where he studied Design and Fine Arts, Pete lives and breathes creative. Outside of the studio, he can be found spending time with his family or scouting the latest and greatest concert in the area.

Featured Projects

Umphrey’s McGee Augmelted Reality Poster

American Express Air Tennis

Verizon Virtual Gridiron – Silver & Bronze Sports Clios

Lampton Enochs
Lampton Enochs
Executive Vice President

Lampton Enochs is Executive Vice President of Production for Flight School. He manages the business infrastructure of the company and oversees production for all projects, while navigating and nurturing our creative development slate. During his 30-year career, Lampton has produced dozens of award-winning live action and animated film, television and interactive projects. As co-founder and CEO of Moonbot Studios, he managed strategic partnerships with studio and brand partners including Sony Computer Entertainment, Amazon and Dolby Laboratories. Lampton is a member of the Directors Guild and Producers Guild.

Featured Projects

Chipotle Scarecrow – Emmy Award

Taking Flight – Emmy Award

The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore – Academy Award

Kyle Clark
Kyle Clark
CEO

As CEO of Flight School, Kyle Clark is responsible for overseeing and implementing its corporate direction and strategy. During his 22-year career in animation and digital media, Kyle has served in roles ranging from Animation Supervisor to CEO. He’s been involved in creating and producing films, commercials, video games and virtual reality experiences for clients and partners such as Warner Brothers, DreamWorks, American Express, Disney, GMC, AT&T, and the NBA. Before joining Flight School, Kyle was Co-CEO of Reel FX.

Featured Projects

The Book of Life – Nominated Golden Globe for Best Animated Feature Film

Brute Force

Switchback – Student Academy Award in Animation

Jen Cadic
Jen Cadic
Head of Production

Jen Cadic is Head of Production for Flight School Studio, producing and providing oversight on the studio’s rapidly growing original and branded content. Jen transitioned to the team from Reel FX, where she worked on landmark VR experiences for film studios like Lionsgate and Paramount. Leveraging a decade of experience in production using innovative technology and creative techniques, her insight is vital to our team’s success in pushing the boundaries of interactive storytelling. Prior to joining the team, she worked for Psyop, Charlex and Nice Shoes, on projects for Lady Gaga, Beyonce and Kanye West.

Featured Projects

Power Rangers: Zords Rising VR

Dell Go Anywhere Do Anything

Follow My Lead: The Story of the 2016 NBA Finals

Crew

Sam Tuggle
Sam Tuggle
Interactive Developer
Teddy Mundy
Teddy Mundy
3D Artist
Seth Anderholm
Seth Anderholm
Concept Artist
Jarrod Henry
Jarrod Henry
Production Finance Analyst
John Bearden
John Bearden
Game Designer
Ruby Wang
Ruby Wang
Concept Artist
Sungman Pyun
Sungman Pyun
3D Artist
Matt Stocks
Matt Stocks
VR Stitch Artist
Ryan Hartsell
Ryan Hartsell
VR Technical Director
Sulivan Parker
Sulivan Parker
Senior Producer
Kyle Barnes
Kyle Barnes
Developer
Alessandro Kitchener
Alessandro Kitchener
Interactive Designer
Joe Kiser
Joe Kiser
Technical Director
John Durbin
John Durbin
Lead Animator
Casey Barnes
Casey Barnes
Production Coordinator
Katie Wood
Katie Wood
Interactive Designer