German Yañez is the Art Teacher at Fusion Academy Fairfield. He received his BFA at Pratt Institute where he majored in film/video production. He also studied painting, printmaking, photography, ceramics, drawing, and more. German premiered his own short film at the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM). He has worked many years in the media arts in NYC as a photographer and on sets for movies and commercials. German loves trying new foods from all around the world, exploring museums, and going to rock concerts. A fun fact about German is that he is obsessed with his adorable shih-tzu, Mimi.