Marty has been teaching Animation and Design classes for over 14 years at the University level. He developed the Digital Animation and Game Design program for Ferris State University. He has taught at both Ferris State University and Grand Rapids Community College. He specializes in 3D Design and 3D visualization. He also has a passion to advise students and help them gain internships.
Marty received his Bachelors Degree from Calvin College and his Masters degree from Ferris State University. He plans on pursuing his Doctorate Degree in Education in the near future. He is also an Autodesk Certified Trainer and trains professionals during his summers throughout the United States and Asia.
Marty has owned and operated several animation/design companies. Most recently he has started an international company specializing in 3D visualization, special effects, cartoons, and commercials.