Shannon Tindle is a director at Laika. He studied Character Animation at California Institute of the Arts (1997-1999), and St Xavier High School Louisville KY (1988-1992), and although not credited for his work, Shannon did provide a few pieces of concept art for How to Train Your Dragon.
Shannon previously worked as a lecturer at Communications University of China (2009-2012), visual development and story artist at DreamWorks Animation (2006-2012), a character designer at Laika (2006-2007), a director, producer and designer at Cartoon Network (2005-2007), and lead character designer at Cartoon Network Studios (2005-2006).
- The Croods (2013) - character designer
- Coraline (2009) - character designer
- Curious George (2006) - lead character designer
- The Powerpuff Girls Rule!!! (2008) - character designer
- Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends: Destination Imagination (2008) - character designer
- Re-Animated (2006) - character designer
- Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends (2005-2008) - writer for 3 episodes (2006-2007), character designer for 11 episodes (2005-2008), supervising character design fro 8 episodes (2005-2006)
- The Proud Family (2002-2005) - character designer for 2 episodes
- Danny Phantom (2004) - art director
- Samurai Jack (2003) - property designer for 1 episode, character designer for 1 episode
- The Fairy OddParents (2002-2003) - character designer for 4 episodes