Leila Cabib is a cartoonist/illustrator/animator whose work has been commissioned for newspapers, magazines, books, television and a museum. Her clients include Time-Life Books, The Wall Street Journal and The Washington Post. She has been teaching cartooning since 1991 and animation since 2001. Her students' animated videos have garnered five national CINE Golden Eagle Awards and have been shown on Maryland Public Television and at several international film festivals. Leila is a native Spanish speaker. She has a B.A. in English from Bard College and an M.A. in Illustration from Syracuse University.