Robert Natata is Sr. lecturer of Industrial Design at SF State since 2008, teaching exhibit design, design process, portfolio preparation, and design drawing. His work focuses on preparing design students in the pre-production and visualization process of product design. He holds an M.A. in Instructional Technologies from SF State, a B.S. in Industrial Design from CSULB, Certificate in Alias Maya 3D Modeling and Animation, and has done production design, cinematography and editing for local indie filmmakers.