Jon Michael Hickenbottom is a Game Designer from Los Angeles, California currently working at Sony Santa Monica Studios. Starting as a Level Designer with the successful global release of Insurgency Mod in 2007, he was the Lead Level Designer for the retail release of Insurgency in 2013, and Senior Level Designer on Day of Infamy in 2017 and Insurgency Sandstorm in 2018. He graduated magna cum laude from California State University, Northridge with a high honors degree in the Arts. Working as a professional photographer for many years, he enjoys capturing life on a daily basis. Jon happily resides near LA with his wife Mary Claire, and dog Igby.