Barrett Fox is an interaction engineer at Leap Motion working on VR tools, UX and the developer experience. He has been working at the intersection of game design, information visualization and animation craft for 20 years with an even distribution between producer, game designer and animator. A thread running throughout most of his work has been presenting substantive information in innovative and engaging ways.
Barrett has directed informative, journalism driven animation for Center for Investigative Reporting and National Public Radio. For CIR, he built a journalism and data driven tablet game, Hairnet Hero, to engage kids and adults in the challenge of creating healthy lunches in schools. As Co-Founder and Creative Director at Coco Studios, Barrett created Halodeep, a collaborative, 3rd person idea sharing environment, and produced Fetch’s Monumental Mini Golf for PBSKids.