Norma Klingler

Adjunct Instructor

Animation & Game Art

Norma has been in the industry with her skills and as an educator for over 33 years and is best known for her outstanding achievement Emmy Award in storyBoarding while working at Warner Brothers.

She has worked on over a hundred commercials and dozens of Feature Films in addition to working on many Video Games. She is known for her work on Prince and the Pauper, Aladdin, Lion King, Pocahontas, Beauty and the Beast, The Beautician and the Beast, Who’s That Girl, Pinky and The Brain, Animaniacs, Tom and Jerry, Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Detention, Earthworm Jim, Jungle Cubs, 101 Dalmatians Series, Clifford The Big Red Dog, Go Diego Go, Teacher’s Pet, and much more. Many of the features Norma has worked on are still in the top award-winning 100 grossing films today.

She began teaching as a trainer of talent in the studios she worked with. She and her husband, Johan Klingler, founded and ran The School of Media Arts for 12yrs. She has continued teaching at the university level ever since at multiple schools and still is a professional instructor to this day while working actively in the Animation Film industry and Video Game industry.

She earned her Bachelor of Arts at CALARTs and Masters Degree in Film Production F.A.U. in Computer Sciences of emerging technologies.



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