Dan Mora was born in 1987. He's been drawing all his life but was formally trained and graduated from the Fine Arts School at the University of Costa Rica. He has been part of many design, illustrator & animator groups in Costa Rica but got his big break from BOOM!. He is married and lives in Alajuela. He was awarded with the Russ Manning Promising Newcomer award - SDCC 2016 for his work on Klaus.