Matt Omernick is a Co-Founder and the Chief Creative Officer at Akili. Prior to co-founding Akili, Matt's background has been as a Creative Executive/Art Director in games, film, and television.
He has held Senior positions at companies such as Dreamworks, Electronic Arts, LucasArts (the video game division of Lucasfilm) and Microsoft. Matt has shipped over 20 game titles including multiple Star Wars products, and the critically acclaimed Medal of Honor franchise.
Matt has taught computer graphics at Cal State, The Academy of Art University, and the Art Institute of San Francisco. He also authored the book, “Creating the Art of the Game,” published in 2004, which has become an industry and educational standard.