Todd grew up in Hawaii always wanting to be a cartoonist. After contributing cartoon illustrations and gags to Pidgin to Da Max, one of Hawaii's best selling book series, he packed his portfolio and moved to Los Angeles and joined it's animation industry.
He has now been drawing professionally for over 35 years --primarily as an animation story artist -- collaborating with top talent at DreamWorks Animation, Walt Disney Feature and Television Animation, Sony Pictures Animation, Nickelodeon, Warner Bros. Animation, and Marvel Productions.
Some of his credits include productions such as Jim Henson's Muppet Babies, Tazmania, Pocahontas, Fantasia 2000, The Prince of Egypt, Shrek, Atlantis: The Lost Empire, Shark Tale, Over the Hedge, How to Train Your Dragon 2, Penguins of Madagascar, Guillermo del Toro's Trollhunters, Captain Underpants, The Star, and Rapunzel's Tangled Adventure.